Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Saturday, 08.23.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3  4  5
 6  7  8  9  10  11  12
 13  14  15  16  17  18  19
 20  21  22  23  24  25  26
 27  28  29  30  31
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Jan 11,2008
College student busted for marijuana-grow near COCC
by Cheryl McDermott

A 22-year old college student was busted late Thursday morning when drug agents raided his apartment near Central Oregon Community College and found a marijuana growing operation.

 
Herman Neff - DCJ photo 
 
Detectives discovered a marijuana-growing operation in a bathroom and bedroom - CODE photo. 
 
Had all the plants grown to maturity, they'd be worth an estimated $40,000 in street value - CODE photo. 
Acting on a tip, Central Oregon Drug Enforcement (CODE) team members conducted a near month-long investigation into the activities of Herman Neff, a resident college student, and his rented apartment at 2642 NW Fawn Run Lane, said Bend Police Lt. John Gautney.

Detectives executed a search warrant at Neff’s apartment about 11:20 a.m., January 10, and took Neff into custody without incident at that time.  An active marijuana-growing operation with 45 pot plants was found in a bathroom and bedroom, Gautney said.  Detectives also discovered and seized packaging material, growing equipment, and a small amount of psilocybin mushrooms.

“Had all the plants grown to maturity, they could have potentially produced enough marijuana to have a conservative street value of $40,000,” Lt. Gautney said.

Neff was lodged in the Deschutes County Jail and is charged with manufacture, possession and delivery of marijuana; manufacture of marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school; frequenting a place where illegal controlled substances are kept or sold; and possession of a Schedule-I controlled substance (psilocybin mushrooms).


6290 times read

Related news
79 pot plants seized in NW Bend drug raid by Cheryl McDermott posted on Jan 04,2008

Brothers arrested in two-house pot grow, 26 firearms seized by Cheryl McDermott posted on Jun 06,2008

Two arrested in SE Bend marijuana-grow by Cheryl McDermott posted on Feb 22,2008

Two arrested in SW Bend drug raid by Cheryl McDermott posted on Oct 25,2007

Pot plants seized in SW Bend drug bust, Teen arrested by Cheryl McDermott posted on Dec 29,2006

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00 (total 268 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?