A 64-year-old Fort Rouge man is facing charges after a Dec. 3 raid on a marijuana grow operation.
The Marihuana Grow Operation Unit,with the help of the Uniform and Tactical Support Team, executed a search warrant of a home in the 500 block of Fleet Avenue.
The search yielded:
— 614 marijuana plants with a street value of around $687,680.
— 3.8 pounds of dry marijuana with a street value of around $9,500.
— Six grams of weed oil with a street value of around $150.
— Grow operation equipment valued at $7,000.
The man was charged by police with producing a scheduled substance and possession of a scheduled substance for the purpose of trafficking. He was released on a promise to appear.