Deputies seize 100 pounds of marijuana from Sherburne home
Fri, 12 Apr 2013 17:04:44 GMT —
A Sherburne man is accused of growing 100 pounds of marijuana at his home.
Chenango County Sheriff's deputies executed a search warrant at a home at 476 Pleasant Valley Road on Thursday. 52-year-old Robert Reynolds was arrested following a lengthy investigation into the sale of marijuana.
Deputies say they found approximately 100 pounds of high grade marijuana, $36,000 in cash, about $20,000 in person property that were direct proceeds for pot sales, several scales, packaging material and drug paraphernalia. The marijuana has an estimated street value of more than $100,000. Deputies also seized Oxycodone.
More arrests are pending and additional property may be seized as the investigation continues.
Reynolds is charged with criminal possession of marijuana, felony criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a weapon. He was arraigned in Norwich Town Court and is being held at the Chenango County Correctional Facility in lieu of $50,000 cash bail. He is scheduled to appear in Sherburne Town Court at a later date.