Marijuana Grow Operation
Oceana County, Colfax Twp:
Troopers from the Michigan State Police Hart Post have arrested a 37 year old Holland man in connection with a large illegal marijuana grow operation discovered in rural Colfax Twp.
A trooper who was investigating a separate incident observed marijuana plants in plain view and search warrants were procured for two different residences. As a result several dozen mature and very large marijuana plants were seized along with additional paraphernalia and marijuana manufacturing supplies.
The arrested subject was charged with one (1) count of manufacture/ delivery of marijuana, a felony. The charge has a maximum penalty under Michigan law of four (4) years in imprisonment and up to a $20,000 fine.
This investigation is ongoing and additional charges may be possible.