Vistabella man arrested after police find $135K of marijuana in greenhouses


    A Vistabella man is in police custody after officers allegedly found and destroyed $135,000 worth of marijuana from makeshift greenhouses.

    This morning, the officers went to the home of a 31-year-old man and conducted a search for firearms and ammunition.

    During this time they found the two structures inside a bedroom, fitted with oxygen and automated liquid fertilization systems and lighting.

    The greenhouses had 18 fully-grown marijuana trees and five sealed plastic packets of the substance.

    The man was arrested.