Holland Man Arrested for Marijuana Grow Operation in Oceana County

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.

Home Depot Data Breach

West Shore Bank Recommends Security Precautions for Consumers

Ludington, MI– Home Depot recently confirmed a data breach of their payment data system, which could potentially impact any customer that used their payment card at their U.S. and Canadian stores since April 2014.  According to the Home Depot website, they do not have evidence that the breach impacted their stores in Mexico or any customers who shopped online at If you have used a credit or debit card at a Home Depot store during this time period, this security breach may affect you.

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