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Police arrested Christopher Harlan, 50, who remains jailed on $100,000 bond after investigators found hydroponic grow setups in two rooms of his Myrtle Street home. More than 60 marijuana plants were seized, along with water pumps, heaters, lamps, timers and other equipment, according to Metro Police. Harlan is charged with manufacturing marijuana in a drug-free zone and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, said police.
A few houses up from Harlan's, detectives seized 1.2 pounds of processed marijuana, about half of which was packaged for resale, noted police in statement. Also recovered from the home were a loaded .38 caliber pistol, digital scales and other drug paraphernalia. Reva Gross, 40, is charged with felony marijuana possession, gun possession in the commission of a dangerous felony and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. She was released from jail after making $6,000 bond.
Police say they have been unable to establish a connection between Harlan and Gross.
Saturday, March 16 2013, 08:09 PM CDT
Body found in Percy Priest Lake
May 25, 2013 20:14 GMT
SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say a body has been found in Percy Priest Lake in Middle Tennessee.
WSMV-TV (http://bit.ly/16gYKys) reports officials with Metro Police, the Office of Emergency Management and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency were at the scene Saturday at Hole In The Wall Island. The body was reported to authorities about 11 a.m.
TWRA officials say they believe the deceased man is a boater who disappeared in the lake two weeks ago.
Police said the agencies coordinated with each other to get a boat in the water and recover the body.
Information from: WSMV-TV, http://www.wsmv.com/
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