Man Accused of Marijuana Possession!

Man Accused of Marijuana Possession!
Posted by FoM on June 23, 1999 at 10:34:03 PT
By Lauria Lynch-German of the Journal Sentinel 
Source: JS Online
West Bend A 36-year-old West Bend man found with 2 pounds of marijuana in his home faces up to 10 years in prison.
Edward J. Urban was charged Tuesday with one count of possession with intent to deliver, which carries a five-year prison term.He was previously arrested in 1989 for possession of a controlled substance and convicted of that offense. As a repeat offender, he could serve up to 10 years if found guilty on the most recent charge, according to the criminal complaint.West Bend police officers responded to a call about a disturbance at the man's home Thursday in the 800 block of Eastern Ave., according to the complaint.When police arrived, they found what they believed to be marijuana on a table in the home, according to reports. Officers obtained a search warrant and discovered 2 pounds of marijuana in the home.Deputy District Attorney Todd Martens asked for cash bail, citing the seriousness of the penalties and the amount of the marijuana."Officers found 2 pounds of marijuana packaged in a manner consistent with delivery," he said. "There was evidence of a significant grow operation and a large amount of U.S. currency found."Urban remained in custody in lieu of $500 bail. His next court date is June 30.
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