|Updated: 9/11/2012 2:08 pm
||Published: 9/11/2012 2:06 pm
LONOKE, AR – Police have arrested a man who they say was caught growing marijuana at his home.
According to reports, around 12:35 pm on September 11, Narcotics Investigators from the Sheriff’s Office and Ward Police Department received information someone was growing marijuana at #214 East 5th Street, Apt #1 in Lonoke.
Investigators went to the residence and found marijuana growing in a pot, along with other drug related paraphernalia. Police arrested the resident, 52-year-old Charles Eugene Hegarty Jr. for manufacturing a controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia.
Police say Hegarty told them that he signed the marijuana proposal.
The investigation is ongoing.