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Woman Arrested in Athens County Marijuana Bust

By: News Email
By: News Email

Pounds of marijuana found in another growing operation out of Athens County.

Wednesday the Athens County Sheriff's Office says deputies were handling a domestic call when they found mass amounts of marijuana in the home of 35-year-old Jessica Allen on State Route 329.

Deputies say they found about nine pounds of marijuana in the house packaged to sell.

They also say two children were living in the house, and Allen's boyfriend was also there.

Then further investigating, the narcotics enforcement team says they found a grow operation at a separate house.

They say that house had 137 plants.

Allen was arrested and the children are now with their father.


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