Couple Arrested With 64 Marijuana Plants And 16 Guns
SALISBURY, NC - Salisbury couple Karen and Anthony Jackson have been arrested after authorities found their secret garden.
On Monday the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office acted on information from a concerned citizen, and executed a search warrant at their residence on Meadow Lane.
Sheriff’s detectives received information that this residence was operating an indoor marijuana growing operation for the sell and distribution of marijuana. During the search, detectives discovered 64 marijuana plants in various stages of growth in a sophisticated water based growing system.
Detectives also seized 16 firearms and 3800 grams of cultivated marijuana, packaged in plastic bags and glass jars. As a result of this investigation detectives charged the residents with the following charges:
Anthony Quinn Jackson
46 year old B/M
Charges: (F) PWITMSD Marijuana. (F) Maintaining a Dwelling to Keep Store and Sell Controlled Substance, and (M) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Karen Lynette Jackson
46 year old B/F
Charges: (F) PWITMSD Marijuana. (F) Maintaining a Dwelling to Keep Store and Sell Controlled Substance, (F) Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and (M) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Bond: $ 275,000.00