Cameron Couple Arrested On Several Drug Charges
A search of a Cameron home by the narcotics unit of the Moore County Sheriff's Office resulted in the arrest of a husband and wife on several charges related to an indoor marijuana growing operation.
James Francis Macri, 46, and Michele Lynn Farrands, 40, both of the 400 block of Cranes Creek Road, face felony charges after a New Year's Eve search of their home turned up 20 high-grade marijuana plants and more than a pound of processed marijuana, according to a press release.
Also seized were 36 firearms, including handguns, rifles, shotguns and assault rifles and 20,000 rounds of ammunition.
The estimated street value of the marijuana seized is $24,850, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Both Macri and Farrands were charged with felony manufacturing marijuana, felony possession with intent to sell or deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana, felony maintaining a dwelling to keep a controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.
Macri's bail was set at $35,000, while Farrands bail was $2,500.
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