MODESTO (CBS13) — Law enforcement officers say they eradicated thousands of marijuana plants after a raid of an illegal growing operation near Modesto.

The illegal pot grow that was raided on Tuesday. (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office)

The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office says they served a search warrant at a property along the 2100 block of Robertson Road on Tuesday morning.

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An illegal marijuana grow was found at the property, deputies say.

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About 6,000 marijuana plants were seized and during the operation, the sheriff’s office says. Two people were also arrested in connection to the raid.

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The names of the two suspects arrested have not been released.