Drug raid finds $126,000 worth of pot

Police raided this home in the 4000 block of Arizona Ave.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)  Two Fort Wayne men are facing drug charges after a police raid uncovered evidence of a pot-growing operation.

After receiving a tip that marijuana was being grown at a home in the 4000 block of Arizona Avenue, officers served a search warrant Tuesday morning.

Police arrested Adam Uebelhoer, 22, after they said they found 105 marijuana plants, two long guns, a small amount of cash, drug paraphernalia, and multiple grow lights. The marijuana has an estimated street value of $126,000.

Uebelhoer faces charges of dealing (manufacturing) marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, and possession of paraphernalia.

A second suspect, Daniel Demerly, 23, was already in the Allen County jail on an unrelated matter. He’s also charged with dealing (manufacturing) marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, and possession of paraphernalia.

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