65 pounds of marijuana found in police dispatcher’s home
CLAREMONT, N.C. – Narcotics officers in North Carolina arrested a police dispatcher’s husband after authorities said they found 65 pounds of marijuana in the couple’s home.
Investigators said Tuesday that they arrested Blong Ly Vang, 34, after executing a search warrant at his home in the 4600 block of Belvedere Drive in Claremont.
Officials told WSOCTV that Vang’s wife worked as a dispatcher with the Hickory Police Department.
Police said Vang and his wife allowed officers to search the home, but revoked consent after authorities found 3 pounds of marijuana.
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Officials said they then applied for a warrant and conducted a second search of the home. In a bedroom, authorities said they found two large plastic storage containers with several bundles of high-grade marijuana inside.
Officers said a handgun reported stolen from Georgia was also found, along with digital