A tip from a West Orange police officer Tuesday, sent Pinehurst police on the hunt for marijuana plants growing in a wooded area off of Gunn Dr., in Pinehurst.

Officer Chance Reed with the West Orange Police Dept., tipped off officers Leonard Roff and Officer Reed about the plants, plant fertilizer, jugs of water and other pots believed to hold planted marijuana seeds.

The plants were confiscated and a field test was conducted which indicated positive for marijuana.

No arrests have been made.