Man turns himself to police after several marijuana plants seized during search of Edenton home

North Carolina

(Courtesy – Edenton Police)

EDENTON, N.C. (WAVY) — Police obtained several marijuana plants during a search of a home in Edenton Friday.

According to Edenton Police, officers with the department along with the Chowan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 200 block of Court Street regarding a search warrant for narcotics.

During the incident, authorities located several marijuana plants inside the residence. Deputies also discovered two rooms that had been converted into indoor marijuana grow rooms. A firearm was also seized during the search warrant.

On Tuesday afternoon, Edenton Police say Terrick Lamont Rountree surrendered himself in connection to the incident.

Rountree is facing several charges including misdemeanor possession of marijuana paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by a felon, felony trafficking in marijuana, felony possession of schedule VI, felony manufacture of marijuana.

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