Hudson police make large marijuana bust

Hudson police make large marijuana bust

HUDSON, OH (WOIO) - A 59-year-old man is out on bond, after being arrested in a large marijuana growing operation.

Hudson Police Officers seized about 177 marijuana plants, three pounds of harvested marijuana, grow lights, a ventilation system, chemicals, hydroponic equipment and other drug paraphernalia from the home of William Degyansky.

Officers executed a search warrant at Degyansky's Valley View Road home Wednesday.

Police obtained the warrant after an investigation that was prompted by an anonymous tip.

Degyansky, who is due back in court on August 14, is charged with illegal manufacture of drugs and trafficking in drugs.

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