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Wayne Hilton, Jr. Charged With Growing & Possession Of Marijuana

5:11 PM, Aug 8, 2012   |    comments
Wayne McArthur Hilton, Jr.
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Kannapolis, NC -- Rowan County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Wayne Hilton, Jr. on Wednesday for growing marijuana in his home on Excel Drive.

Deputies said they found two plants outside a metal outbuilding and another plant in the wood line behind his home. 

Authorities said the metal outbuilding was a marijuana grow room, but was not operational at the time. Deputies found dried marijuana in the room.

Hilton has several prior convictions including felonious burning of personal property and numerous drug related misdemeanors. Hilton has been charged with felonious manufacturing marijuana and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

Hilton was released under a $2,000 bond.

Rowan County Sheriff's Office

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