Deputies Seize 20 Marijuana Plants From Lancaster Home

LANCASTER, S.C. — A Lancaster man has been arrested and charged with growing marijuana. Deputies say on Tuesday, they received a tip that William Hillard, of Greenbriar Drive, was growing marijuana in his home. When investigators arrived they could smell marijuana coming from inside.

Investigators seized 20 marijuana plants from the residence along with marijuana that had already been harvested and various growing tools and accessories.

The estimated street value of the marijuana is $25,000. Hillard is currently being held in the Lancaster County Detention Center where is awaiting a bond hearing.