Two Arrested In Major Marijuana Bust

WOUB Contributing Writer

Updated Mon, Aug 26, 2013 7:24 am

A husband and wife are behind bars in connection with a major marijuana bust.

Deputies arrested Dennis C. Butcher and Tammy L. Butcher early Saturday morning.

During the search, deputies seized 100 pounds of packaged marijuana and more than $750,000.

It happened at the couple's home on Zuspan Hollow Rd. along the Gallia - Meigs County line. Sheriff's from both counties were on the scene.

Dennis is charged with complicity to drug trafficking and possession of marijuana, trafficking in marijuana and having a weapon under disability all Felony 3 offenses.

Tammy is charged with complicity to trafficking.