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CASS COUNTY, MI — A 51-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he was found to have an illegal outdoor marijuana grow operation.
Cass County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a search warrant Sept. 14 in the 500 block of E. Prairie Ronde Street in Dowagiac on suspicion marijuana was being grown there illegally, according to a news release.
Police said upon search the property, deputies found an outdoor marijuana grow operation in violation of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act.
A 51-year-old who was present at the time was arrested on manufacturing marijuana charges. The suspect’s name is being withheld pending arraignment.
Police said other people involved were not present at the time of the search warrant and are being sought for questioning.
The case remains under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this case or other criminal activity is asked to call the Cass County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 1-800-462-9328 or contact the Sheriff’s Office through the Anonymous Web Tip Line at www.ccso.info