KINGSFORD - Acting on a tip from the public, two men from Kingsford were arrested and could face charges for manufacture of marijuana.
Kingsford Public Safety Department officials reported that on Monday a significant amount of marijuana plants were seized from a residence on Breitung Avenue, along with cash, a computer and cell phones.
A large amount of hydroponic growing equipment and a significant amount of processed marijuana were also confiscated from the residence, police said.
Two Kingsford men were arrested and lodged at the Dickinson County Jail. Names of the suspects are withheld pending arraignment in Dickinson County District Court.
A report will be forwarded to the Dickinson County Prosecuting for formal charges of manufacture of marijuana, officers said.
Kingsford Public Safety Department officers were assisted at the scene by the KIND Drug Team, Iron Mountain Police Department and Kingsford Public Works Department.
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