Police seize 60 marijuana plants after investigation

Published 07/15 2013 11:37AM

Updated 07/15 2013 05:32PM

TAYLORVILLE -- Police charged one man for growing marijuana plants at his home. A two month investigation led to the arrest of 52-year old Jeffrey Strocher early Friday morning.

Authorities say they seized 60-suspected cannabis sativa plants and various equipment used in the production of the substance from the home in the 900-block of North 1500 East Road. Officials estimate the suspected plants could have a street value in excess of $100,000 upon maturity.

Authorities say the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information should call police.

Taylorville Police
(217) 824 - 2211

Christian County Crime Stoppers
(800) 568 - TIPS
(217) 824 - 9100
Text to: CRIMES, keyword: cccs, then tell us your tip

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