Dickinson County Drug Bust
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Dickinson County authorities report seizing a marijuana growing operation at a home in the Kingsford Heights area this week.
County Prosecutor Lisa Richards said that the Kingsford-Iron Mountain-Norway-Dickinson drug team acted on a tip and executed a search warrant on Wednesday for the residence.
Detectives located and seized over 200 marijuana plants, along with two pounds of processed marijuana and a large amount of U.S. Currency.
The grow operation was discovered in the basement of the residence.
The street value of the processed marijuana is about $3,000.
The name of the homeowner is being withheld pending further investigation and the authorization of criminal charges.