2 charged, 1 sought after 108 pot plants found in Fletcher
Leann Kelly (left) and William Oliver. (Fletcher Police Dept.)
FLETCHER, NC (FOX Carolina) -
Fletcher police said they arrested two people and are looking for a third after 108 marijuana plants were found in a Fletcher business last month.
Investigators said the plants were found during a search of Oliver's Flooring and More at 107 E. Fanning Bridge Rd. on Aug. 27. They said they also found 35-year-old William Oliver and 37-year-old Donald Scanlan Jr. in a room, processing some of the plants.
Police said the building was being rented by Oliver and 45-year-old Leann Kelly.
Kelly and Oliver were each charged with trafficking in marijuana, manufacture of a controlled substance, maintaining a dwelling to keep controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Police said warrants have been issued for Scanlan's arrest.
The street value of the plants was $260,000, police said.
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