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Criminal Arrest Near Glasgow, KY

Date of News Release: 06/21/2006

(BOWLING GREEN, Ky.) - On 20 June 2006, during a Post 3 Marijuana Eradication Detail in Barren County, KY the team located suspected marijuana plants on C. Wilson Rd. outside the limits of Glasgow. The helicopter observed marijuana plants growing in a fence row near Johnson's residence. The ground team then located and identified the marijuana. A search warrant was obtained and executed at the above residence. An indoor marijuana grow operation was discovered, along with several firearms, processed marijuana, and drug paraphernalia was also located. A total of 12 plants were seized. Mr. William Johnson age 52 of Glasgow, KY was lodged in the Barren County Jail. The investigation is on going.

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