Jackson Township Police pot bust

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - The Jackson Township Police Department, with the assistance of the Massillon City Police Department, executed a search warrant at 1949 Colonial Parkway NE, in the city of Massillon.

Seized were 65 marijuana plants, in various stages of growth, with a value of $65,000.00. Equipment and chemicals to cultivate marijuana. Also seized were anabolic steroids.

The sole occupant Joseph C. Paquelet, 35 years of age, was booked into the Stark County Jail for Illegal Assembly of Chemicals for the Manufacturing of Drugs, F3, Illegal Cultivation of Drugs and Marijuana, F4, Trafficking in Marijuana, F4, and Possession of Drugs, F5.

Additional charges pending.