Marijuana-Growing Operation Discovered Near Stanley

Authorities have discovered a marijuana growing operation in the area. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says they conducted a search at a home at 10735 50th Street about four miles north of Stanley last Wednesday. Deputies seized 13-gallon containers filled with processed marijuana estimated to be worth more than five-thousand dollars. They also seized seven marijuana plants, methamphetamine, OxyContin, growing lights, a portable greenhouse, scales, thirty items of drug paraphernalia, computers, a couple firearms and several jars of high-bred marijuana seeds. Deputies arrested 31-year old Daniel Wilson and 26-year old Felicia Wilson, both of Stanley. They face several felony charges, including seven counts of drug tax stamp violation, as well as possessing and manufacturing marijuana. Both were transported to the Fayette County Jail and appeared in court for the charges.  (Photos provided by Fayette County Sheriff’s Office)

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