Madison man charged with growing marijuana in home, child abuse after deputies seize guns, drugs

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  • Madison man charged with growing marijuana in home, child abuse after deputies seize guns, drugs
  • David Wayne Cox, 41 of Madison

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — Rockingham County Narcotics Detectives have charged David Wayne Cox, 41 of Madison, in connection to an indoor grow operation in Madison, according to a Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office news release.

As a result of the investigation, detectives seized 13 marijuana plants in various stages of grown, six guns, two grow tents, lighting and ventilation system, 26.2 grams of Psilocybin (mushrooms) and approximately 6 ounces of packaged marijuana.

Cox faces the following charges:

  • felony manufacturing marijuana
  • felony possession of marijuana
  • felony maintain dwelling for the purpose of selling a controlled substance
  • felony possession of psilocybin
  • misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia
  • misdemeanor child abuse

He was placed in the Rockingham County Detention Facility under a $25,000 secured bond.

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