VAN WERT, Ohio (WANE) – A 30-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday after the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Department got a tip in regards to a marijuana growing operation.
David Haught Jr. faces a felony drug possession charge.
The arrest came after deputies got a tip about the growing operation and executed a search warrant at a home on State Route 116. Investigators recovered 52 marijuana plants with a potential street value of $52,000, police say.
At the time of the search, a 36-year-old man, who has not been charged, was at the house.