TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Marion County Indoor Grow
Date of News Release: 01/18/2012
(Marion County, KY) -- On January 17, 2012 at 4:00 PM, while acting on an anonymous tip, the Kentucky State Police discovered indoor marijuana grows at three residences on KY 49 in Marion County. After obtaining search warrants to the locations, Troopers seized thirty-one (31) marijuana plants, over one (1) pound of processed marijuana, two (2) firearms, eight hundred thirty ($830) dollars, and drug paraphernalia. At the time of the discovery no arrests were made; however, the investigation will be presented to the Marion County Grand Jury. The investigation is ongoing by Trooper Joshua Dicken, who was assisted at the scene by KSP DESI Officers and HIDA Drug Task Force Officers.