Jefferson City Police Arrest Three in Marijuana Growing Operation
JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City Police arrested three individuals Feb. 21 involved in a marijuana growing operation.
Around 12 p.m., JCPD assisted the Mustang Drug Force Task team with a narcotic search warrant in the 2900 block of Kenborg Hills. Officers found approximately 42 marijuana plants in an active grow operation, along with a half-pound of marijuana and a handgun.
Susan Ponder, 33, and Christopher Dean, 27, both of Jefferson City, were arrested for manufacturing and production of a controlled substance. Geneva Ponder, 60, also of Jefferson City, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
All suspects were taken to the Cole County Jail with charges pending.
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