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120 marijuana plants seized in Water Valley

Police officers seized the plants from a home on Martin Street. | Source: Water Valley Police Department

Police officers seized more than 100 marijuana plants from a home in Water Valley.

Posted: Sep 21, 2020 4:18 PM

WATER VALLEY, Miss. (WTVA) - Police seized 120 marijuana plants from a home and arrested one man.

Water Valley Police Chief Jason Mangrum confirmed officers seized the plants on Friday, Sept. 18 from a home on Martin Street.


Police officers found plants behind a shed-like building. | Source: Water Valley Police Department

Police officers found plants outside the home on Martin Street. | Source: Water Valley Police Department

Officers found the plants behind a shed-like building and inside the home.

Marco Gooch, who lives at the home, is accused of manufacturing marijuana.

Mangrum said Gooch cooperated with authorities.

Police continue to investigate.

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