Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Bridgewater Man Charged with Growing Pot in Park

A Bridgewater Township man has been charged with growing marijuana in a nearby park.

Marijuana Leaf
Flickr User muyuy74

The Somerset County Prosecutor’s office announced the arrest of Michael Maslo, 44, on Friday.

Prosecutor Geoffrey Soriano says detectives observed Maslo leave his home early Wednesday morning, walk to Mountain Park in Bernards Township and tend to marijuana plants.

Detectives seized 25 marijuana plants from the park. Authorities say a search of Maslo’s residence turned up another eight plants, along with about 200 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and $1,225 in cash.

The estimated value of the marijuana seized is $90,000.

Maslo faces multiple marijuana-related charges. Bail was set at $75,000.

It’s unclear if Maslo has retained an attorney.

 

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

Best of the Web


Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!