Growing Operation Seized In Calhoun County

Posted at 11:06 AM, Oct 19, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-19 11:07:02-04

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich- A 53-year-old man is in the Calhoun County jail and awaiting arraignment after being charged with running an illegal marijuana growing operation.

According to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were sent to a home in the 23000 block of D Drive in Eckford Township where a deputy noticed marijuana plants growing near the house and noticed other marijuana plant material within the residence.

After a search warrant was obtained a marijuana growing operation was discovered with additional pounds of marijuana. Other controlled substances were seized inside the home as well.

The 53-year-old Homer, MI man, is charged with, Manufacturing Marijuana, Possession With Intent to Deliver Marijuana and Possession of Cocaine.

This case remains under investigation by the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department.