Grand Rapids Man Charged in Marijuana Growing Operation

By KBJR News 1

Grand Rapids Man Charged in Marijuana Growing Operation

May 13, 2013 Updated May 13, 2013 at 3:44 PM CDT

Grand Rapids, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A Grand Rapids man has been charged after police found a marijuana growing operation at his home.

37-year-old Darron Douglas Baker has been charged with one count of fifth degree Controlled Substance Possession and one county of possession of drug paraphernelia after police executed a search warrant on his home on April 18.

During the search, police found a marijuana growing operation with plants in various stages of development. They also seized more than one pound of pot along with other drug paraphernalia and marijuana growing accessories.

Baker's next court appearance is scheduled for June 10.

If convicted, he could face a maximum penalty of five years in prison and more than $10,000 in fines.

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