HAZLETON, Ind. – Indiana State Police say they eradicated 270 mature marijuana plants from a property in Hazleton.
According to Sgt. Todd Ringle, the marijuana gathered Friday afternoon has a street value of approximately $250,000.
A photo posted by Ringle on Twitter shows a heap of the marijuana plants stacked in the back of a white truck.
Ringle says the owner of the property, 69-year-old Dale Robinson, was arrested for dealing marijuana over 10 pounds, a class 5 felony.
Gibson: This afternoon ISP arrested Dale Robinson, 69, of Hazelton, for Dealing Marijuana over 10 lbs, Class 5 Felony. Troopers eradicated 270 mature marijuana plants from his property earlier today. The marijuana has a street value of approximately $250,000. pic.twitter.com/0ibYuQLMZn
— Sgt. Todd Ringle (@ISPEvansville) August 16, 2019