WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man was arrested after police seized $220,000 worth of marijuana from his Winston-Salem home early Monday morning.
Officers were on an unrelated call when they were drawn to the house at 5525 Shattlon Drive because of a marijuana odor.
A warrant was obtained and police searched the house discovering 22 marijuana plants of various sizes, seven grow lights, one black light, one water grow machine and numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia.
Stanly William Fogg, 57, the owner of the house, was arrested at the home. Two children were also found in the house at the time of the search.
Fogg was charged with one count each of felony possession of marijuana, possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver marijuana, felony maintain a dwelling, possession of drug paraphernalia and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
The marijuana had a street value estimated at $220,000 and the other related items had a total value of $10,000.
Fogg’s bond was set at $10,000.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800. (En Español: (336) 728-3904)