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Drug bust in Elkhart


Indiana State Police officers busted a suspected drug house Tuesday evening in Elkhart.

Officers found 50 small marijuana plants at a home at 51928 Tall Pines Drive.

Investigators say they also found tools used to grow marijuana plants. Each mature plant could have a street value of $1,500.

They also found child pornography and pills.

Police arrested 53 year old Paul Hartley of Elkhart. He's in the Elkhart County Jail facing felony charges of cultivating marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possesion of a controlled substance.

There was also a woman in the home, she was taken to the Elkhart County Jail and is facing multiple charges.

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