A 63-year-old man was arrested for an illegal marijuana grow operation in Canaan after a months-long investigation.

Charges for Drug Trafficking and Cultivation

Jian Ji Wu was charged with cultivation of marijuana and drug trafficking in Maine.

Somerset County Jail
Somerset County Jail

Search Warrant Executed

The Somerset County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a Hinckley Road residence on Tuesday.

900 Plants Seized and 30 Pounds of Processed Cannabis

Close to 900 illegal marijuana plants and over 30 pounds of processed marijuana was seized.

Taken to Jail and Bail Set

Wu was transported to the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office with bail set at $25,000.

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