Aerial search yields charges against Strong man
STRONG - Police issued a summons to a local man Tuesday, saying that an aerial search located marijuana plants growing on his property.
Ivan L. Gould, Jr., 60, of 265 Burbank Hill in Strong, was issued a summons for marijuana cultivation and violating the conditions of release, both misdemeanors, following the reported seizure of 32 plants on the property.
According to Franklin County Sheriff's Department Lt. Niles Yeaton, plants were spotted on the residence from the air. A search by law enforcement personnel discovered 32 plants "in several locations on the property," according to Yeaton.
Gould was summonsed to appear in district court on Sept. 20.