Drug raid finds $126,000 worth of pot

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