Dozens of plants seized in Teller County marijuana raid

Posted at 2:06 PM, Jul 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-27 16:06:44-04

Teller County deputies arrested a man linked to an illegal marijuana grow operation.

The raid was conducted on Thursday at 41 Sodalite Lane near Divide. On the property, deputies found 29 marijuana plants as well as dried and processed marijuana. There was also a water pump found supplying a 500-gallon water tank for the plants.

Bobby Scanlon, 34, is now facing several drug charges and is being held on one thousand dollars bond.

Deputies say he may face more charges as the investigation progresses.