- Associated Press - Friday, April 22, 2016

BENTLEYVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Police believe a small home in Washington County was more like a greenhouse for marijuana.

Officers early Friday arrested a man after they found more than 70 marijuana plants in the home on Main Street in Bentleyville.

Police say pot was growing in three different rooms. Officers confiscated growing lights, ventilation equipment, irrigation gear and a humidifier.

Thirty-eight-year-old Richard Ritenour faces drug charges and is held in the Washington County Jail. It’s not known if he has a lawyer who can comment on the charges.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide