Mammoth man arrested after 'full marijuana lab' found in his home

Jacob Pellegrini, 29, Mammoth Lakes, was arrested on the morning of Wednesday, July 10, for having what law enforcement officials called a "full marijuana lab" in his home, according to the Mono County Sheriff's Department officials.

He was arrested on for sales and possession for sales, cultivation, and chemical production of concentrated cannabis, according to law enforcement officials.

"Pellegrini was operating a full marijuana lab in his place of residence where 98 plants and 5 grams of “wax” (marijuana hash manufactured via butane) were seized," according to the Mono County Sheriff's Department.

"Pellegrini was taken into custody by sheriff's deputies and transported to the Mono County Jail in Bridgeport without incident."

Pellegrini is currently in custody with charges pending through the Mono County District Attorney’s Office, according to the sheriff's department.

Written and prepared by Jennifer Hansen, Mono County Sheriff Department Public Information Officer