Wed. Dec 7th, 2022
The Camden County Sheriff’s office is in possession of several Marijuana plants, following a strange arrest on Wednesday.
Deputies were responding to a call of a suspicious person at Route J and Highway 7, when they found a man partially dressed in women’s clothing.
Residents had been calling about the man, saying he was naked, but the Sheriff’s office says it was just skimpy underwear.
Deputies say the unidentified man gave permission for them to search the home and they found over 270 Marijuana plants, THC Wax and oil extraction equipment.
He’s now facing numerous drug charges.
On 11/25/20, deputies conducted a suspicious person check at State Route J and State Highway 7. A deputy observed a male subject partially dressed in female clothing, hiding behind a gravel pile. The male was checked on and released at that time pending no action. A short time later, callers advised dispatch a male matching the same description, was walking nude on State Route 7. Deputies were unable to locate the male however due to previous contact went to check his residence. Upon arrival deputies were unable to locate the male however located an illegal marijuana cultivation operation. The male subject was later located. During a consent search of the residence, deputies sized approximately 278 marijuana plants in different stages, THC wax, and Butane Hash Oil Extraction equipment. It was later learned; the male was not nude but wearing “skimpy” undergarments. The male suspect was released pending further investigation. Charges are expected in the future.
*The Camden County Sheriff’s Office reminds everyone that these charges are merely an accusation and these individuals remain innocent until proven guilty.