Nearly 200 pot plants seized in Brown County

BROWN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Deputies with the Brown County Sheriff's Office have completed their annual marijuana eradication, seizing nearly 200 plants.

Deputies found 182 plants valued at $182,000. Sheriff Dwayne Wenninger says seven individuals are facing charges for cultivation of marijuana.

Sheriff Wenninger encourages anyone with knowledge on illegal drug activity in Brown County to contact his office at 937-378-4435 (Ext. 275 Drug Info Hotline) or you may send an anonymous tip via the Sheriff's website at

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