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Florence police make marijuana bust

Anthony Ahlbrand (Source: Boone County Jail) Anthony Ahlbrand (Source: Boone County Jail)

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) - Florence Police made a big marijuana bust while they were serving an arrest warrant.

Police responded to the 10 block of Cardinal Drive to serve the warrant to Anthony Ahlbrand, 37. When they approached the residence, they observed two subjects smoking marijuana. Upon contact with the subjects, the officers detected a strong smell of marijuana and obtained a search warrant for the home.

As a result of the search, two separate marijuana growths were found on the property. An indoor grow was located in a bedroom closest and an outdoor grow was found on the property. A total of 54 marijuana plants were recovered ranging from saplings to 6 feet in height.

Ahlbrand has been charged with Cultivating Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and he was served with the warrant.

He is currently being held at the Boone County Detention Center.

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