Deputies: Man had 44 marijuana plants

JOHNSTOWN- A 44-year- old man was charged with growing 44 marijuana plants, authorities said.

John R. Reese, of 244 Sweet Road, was charged by the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office at his residence Tuesday with unlawfully growing cannabis.

Deputies said they received a complaint of possible marijuana growing and found Reese had the plants at his residence.

Reese was issued an appearance ticket and released.