Arrest made in marijuana growing operation in Cass County

By KBJR News 1

Arrest made in marijuana growing operation in Cass County

September 24, 2013 Updated Sep 24, 2013 at 1:31 PM CDT

Cass County, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A man has been arrested following an investigation into a marijuana growing operation in Cass County, MN.

On Saturday, the Cass County Sheriff's Office along with the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and Leech Lake Tribal Police executed a search warrant at a house in Wilkinson Township.

Authorities say they located several items consistent with growing marijuana and marijuana plants. Several pounds of harvested suspected marijuana were located in a sophisticated system drying on the property. Multiple guns were also located and seized.

A 35 year old man was arrested and is currently awaiting formal charges at the Cass County Detention Center.

The ongoing investigation has currently resulted in the seizure of about 130 large marijuana plants from public land in Leech Lake Township.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com

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