North Idaho

181 marijuana plants seized, one man arrested in Wallace

WALLACE, Idaho - Shoshone County Deputies arrested a man and seized 181 marijuana plants with a street value of $452,500.00 from an indoor marijuana grow operation Monday.

A deputy responded to a complaint from a resident at 69 Caron Court in Wallace, Idaho. He noticed a strong smell of marijuana. The Shoshone County Drug Task Force obtained and executed a search warrant, and located an indoor marijuana grow operation.

Along with the marijuana plants, several pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and several firearms were seized.

42-year-old Umberto M. Caron was arrested for Manufacturing of Marijuana, Trafficking Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Several charges are still pending.

 


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