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Preliminary Hearing Trial Transcript
February 18, 2004 - page 8
1 Q What did you do next pursuant to your search?
2 A After we completed the search I collected the
3 suspected marijuana and evidence related to.
4 Q Could you describe for the court the process you
5 went about in collecting that evidence.
6 A Yes. First, the suspected marijuana and related
7 items, including dominion and control for the residence,
8 were photographed with 35 millimeter film. I then
9 personally marked five envelopes that were approximately
10 three-by-five labeled A, B, C, D, and E.
11 I then went to the closet where I took a random
12 sample from the plants in the closet and placed that
13 sample from different plants in A, B, C, D, and E. Sealed
15 I also collected samples from the eight plants
16 in the bedroom which were included in the five random
18 Eventually the samples were, correction, what
19 was left was placed into one large bag. That suspected
20 marijuana was eventually sent to sheriff's crime lab where
21 it was used for analysis, and lab results showed it was
22 positive for the presence of cannabis.
23 MR. ADAMS: I want to get this marked as Exhibit No.
24 3, if I may. I am showing it to Attorney Sasnett now.
25 May I approach.
26 THE COURT: yes.
27 Q (BY MR. Adams:) Deputy I am showing you what
28 is marked as People's exhibit No. 3 for identification