MARIJUANA OPERATION SHUT DOWN, TWO ARRESTED
Columbus police shut down a marijuana growing operation in the Meade Village area Thursday. SWAT officers conducted the raid after the state police marijuana eradication team confirmed the operation in the 1700 block of McCullough Lane. Police chief Jason Maddix says police found several marijuana plants, marijuana, methamphetamine and cultivating equipment. Brent Burnett and Tiffany Sawyer both face multiple drug charges and are being held. Police say there were reports of heroine activity in the home although none was found. Tips from the public were used in this investigation. Information about drug activity can be left confidentially by calling 812-376-2600.