Rockford man arrested, 70 marijuana plants seized - – Rockford’s News Leader

Rockford man arrested, 70 marijuana plants seized


The Rockford Police Department's Narcotics Unit learned of a cannabis growth operation through a tip from Crimestoppers.

The tip led them to Paul Wilson's home in the 2700 block of Marshall Street in Rockford. There they found 70 cannabis sativa plants in various stages of growth and ammunition. Wilson was arrested and the plants, ammunition, and various pieces of equipment used in the growing process were seized.

Paul J. Wilson Sr. is charged with Unlawful Possession of over 50 Cannabis Sativa plants and having no F.O.I.D. card.


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