Police Find 8 Pounds Of Marijuana Inside Philly Home - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

Police Find 8 Pounds Of Marijuana Inside Philly Home

Posted: Updated:
(L-R) Carlos Rodriguez and Marcus Rolon face Possession With Intent to Distribute and other related charges. (District Attorney's Office) (L-R) Carlos Rodriguez and Marcus Rolon face Possession With Intent to Distribute and other related charges. (District Attorney's Office)
PHILADELPHIA -

Charges were filed against two men by the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office Monday after police discovered several pounds of marijuana inside of a home over the weekend.

Police were responding to a burglary call on east Sedgley Avenue Sunday when they found the door of a home open with bolt cutters lying on the ground.

The District Attorney's Office says officers immediately noticed the smell of marijuana.

Once inside, police say they found eight pounds of bulk marijuana, more than a dozen marijuana plants along with headlamps, generators, electrical cords and light bulbs.

The DA's office says 22-year-old Marcus Rolon faces Possession With Intent to Distribute and other related charges. Carlos Rodriguez, 39, also faces Possession With Intent to Distribute and other charges, the DA's office said.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Evesham Police: Suspicious Package Found In Municipal Complex

    Evesham Police: Suspicious Package Found In Municipal Complex

    Evesham Police: Suspicious Package Found In Municipal Complex

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:51:43 GMT
    Evesham Police Department are conducting an investigation into a suspicious package found inside the lobby of the Evesham Municipal Complex.Evesham Police Department are conducting an investigation into a suspicious package found inside the lobby of the Evesham Municipal Complex.
    The complex was immediately evacuated this morning and New Road was shut down after an officer discovered the device.
    The complex was immediately evacuated this morning and New Road was shut down after an officer discovered the device.
  • Ramsey: Deliveryman's Shooting By Police Looks Like 'Tragic Miscommunication'

    Ramsey: Deliveryman's Shooting By Police Looks Like 'Tragic Miscommunication'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:30 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:30:04 GMT
    Police say a man shot and wounded by plainclothes officers in Philadelphia is a pizza deliveryman who may have mistaken them for robbers.
    Police say a man shot and wounded by plainclothes officers in Philadelphia is a pizza deliveryman who may have mistaken them for robbers.
  • Man In Critical Condition After Germantown Shooting

    Man In Critical Condition After Germantown Shooting

    Man In Critical Condition After Germantown Shooting

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:28 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:28:07 GMT
    Police responded to a report of a shooting on Wayne Ave and Chelten Ave at 10:26pm Wednesday night outside of Victor's Tavern.
    Police responded to a report of a shooting on Wayne Ave and Chelten Ave at 10:26pm Wednesday night outside of Victor's Tavern.
Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices