Drug Bust

A Fountain City man is the "primary suspect" in a pot growing operation going on at the man's house in Fountain City.

Fountain City Police Officer Jason Mork said pot plants and growing equipment with a street value estimated at $46,000 were seized from the house after police were given consent to enter.

Mork said in a news release a sophisticated and active marijuana grow was located in the modified basement of the residence

Mork chose not to release the suspect's name, pending a continued investigation and forwarding of information and evidence to Buffalo County District Attorney Tom Clark.

Mork said officers assisted from the Buffalo County Sheriff's Department in searching the property along with aid of Independence police and their K-9 Certain....

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