The Evansville Police Department says its officers arrested a local man over the weekend after a marijuana grow operation was found in his home.
EPD says it happened when officers went to a home on Sheffield Drive late Saturday night to follow up on a domestic violence suspect.
Police say that they were given permission to search the residence for the suspect and that when they did, they found signs of marijuana cultivation in plain view.
According to EPD, officers were given permission to further search the home based on the signs of narcotics.
During the search, officers say they found a marijuana cultivation lab, multiple individual bags of suspected marijuana, scales, cash, and a gun inside a bedroom.
Police say 35-year-old Mark Dormeier of Evansville was arrested and booked into the Vanderburgh County Jail on multiple charges including Marijuana Cultivation and Dealing Marijuana.
His bond was set at $1,000.