Maryland Heights Police said the man consented to a search of his home on Harding Avenue.
A Maryland Heights man faces criminal charges after police discovered marijuana plants growing in his house Nov. 3. James E. Farrar, 55, of the 400 block of Harding Avenue in Maryland Heights, was charged Friday with producing a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. Maryland Heights Police said Farrar consented to a search of his home on Harding Avenue. Police found growing marijuana plants and more than 100 grams of stored marijuana. Police said Farrar admitted to growing and possessing marijuana. Farrar posted 10 percent of the $35,000 bond and was released from St. Louis County jail. For more crime information on Maryland Heights Patch, see the following articles: