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Large marijuana grow operation ends with 2 arrests in S. Alabama

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(Source: Dothan Police Dept.) (Source: Dothan Police Dept.)
(Source: Dothan Police Dept.) (Source: Dothan Police Dept.)
Michael Forehand (Source: Henry Co. Jail) Michael Forehand (Source: Henry Co. Jail)
Jonathan Moore (Source: Henry Co. Jail) Jonathan Moore (Source: Henry Co. Jail)
HENRY CO., AL (WSFA) -

Two men are in custody and facing drug trafficking charges after authorities found a large, indoor marijuana grow operation at a home in Henry County Thursday.

Officers with the Dothan Police Department and the Henry County Criminal Investigative Unit served a warrant at a residence on County Road 14 in Newville.

Once inside the house, officers found 180 marijuana plants, multiple high intensity grow lights and paraphernalia used for the sale of the illegal drug.

Arrested were Newville residents Michael Troy Forehand, 47, and Jonathan Randall Moore, 32.

Both men are being held in the Henry County Jail on bonds of $250,000 each.

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