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Man arrested for growing pot in Cedar Falls

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The Tri-County Drug Task Force and Cedar Falls Police arrested 34-year-old Joseph Ackerson yesterday in the 3000 block of West Fourth Street in Cedar Falls. 

After getting a search warrant, investigators say they uncovered a marijuana grow operation while searching the area. 

They found unprocessed marijuana plants and growing equipment, according to a release from Sgt. R.L. Gehrke with the Tri-County Drug Task Force. Investigators also found processed marijuana bagged up and packaged. 

Police charged Ackerson with manufacturing marijuana, possession with intent to deliver Marijuana and Drug Tax Stamp Violations.

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