Tip leads Scotland County deputies to pot plants

(PICTURED) LT. RICK BEST, CAPTAIN JON EDWARDS, & SHERIFF SHEP JONES | Source: SCOTLAND COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
(PICTURED) LT. RICK BEST, CAPTAIN JON EDWARDS, & SHERIFF SHEP JONES | Source: SCOTLAND COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

SCOTLAND COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - A tip helped lead authorities to make a pot bust in the Hasty community on Wednesday.

Officers stated they found several marijuana plants growing.

Now, they're thanking the community for the fight against illegal activity.

The sheriff said the marijuana seizure is a perfect example of what happens when the community gets involved and helps law enforcement.

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