Friday, September 25, 2009

Man Charged With Trafficking Marijuana

A 56-year-old man was arrested after deputies say they found 48 pounds of marijuana growing inside his home Thursday afternoon.

Narciso Diaz, 2631 22nd Avenue N.E., Golden Gate Estates, was charged with trafficking more than 25 pounds of marijuana.

Deputies searched Diaz’ home and located 22 marijuana plants, high intensity light bulbs and an air conditioning unit inside his garage, reports say.

Deputies say the estimated street value of the marijuana is $66,000.