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Marijuana grow operation discovered in Whitfield Co.

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WHITFIELD COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -

A high quality marijuana grow operation has been discovered in north Georgia.

The Whitfield County Narcotics Unit received a tip that marijuana was being distributed from a residence on Sutton Lane in Rocky Face.

After making several undercover purchases, a search warrant was executed.

An elaborate indoor marijuana operation was discovered, as well as 29 ounces of the illegal substance ready to be sold.

34-year-old charles sutton was arrested for the operation.

He faces several drug charges including sale of marijuana, intent to distribute, and use of a device to commit a felony.

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