Officials are cracking down on overgrown grass in Winston-Salem

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- It's more than just a nuisance and according to the city officials it's illegal. Property owners who neglect their lawns could face fines because of health, safety and sanitation concerns.

Sheeka Strickland reports.