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      Marijuana plants taken from a Worth County home

      Thanks to a tip, Worth County Sheriff's Deputies discovered someone growing marijuana plants in their backyard. / Worth County Sheriff's Office

      Thanks to a tip, Worth County Sheriff's Deputies discovered someone growing marijuana plants in their backyard.

      Worth County Chief Deputy Bobby Sapp confirms to FOX 31 News the operation was discovered on Bundrick Moore Road.

      Sapp says. when deputies arrived to the home, they could see the marijuana plants growing from the backyard.

      Once inside the backyard, they found between 100 to 150 marijuana plants ranging in size from two feet to six feet in height.

      After a short time there, the homeowner arrived home.

      That's when deputies arrested 57-year-old Reginal Moore.

      He's charged with manufacturing marijuana with the intent to distribute, and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

      He's currently in the Worth County Jail.

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