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Gonzales man busted growing pot

2 years 8 months 1 week ago September 19, 2014 Sep 19, 2014 Friday, September 19 2014 September 19, 2014 8:49 AM in News
Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office
By: Hunter Robinson

GONZALES - An Ascension Parish man was arrested after Sheriff's deputies found nearly 100 marijuana plants growing at his home.

According to APSO, they were tipped off to the plants by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office. When they arrived at Ronald Fuselier, Jr.'s home, they could smell a strong aroma of marijuana.

Investigators say Fuselier, 39, also had growing equipment and chemicals typically used in pot production.

We'll have more on this story coming up on WBRZ News 2 at Noon.

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