Martin County man charged with growing marijuana

Terrence Mills

TOMAHAWK, Ky. — An anonymous tip led officers to seize 25 marijuana plants on Wednesday.

Sheriff John Kirk, Deputy David Bush and Constable Tony Preece searched a residence on Hall’s Branch, where they also seized a handgun and a machete.

Arrested was Terrence Mills, 39. He is charged with cultivating more than five plants of marijuana.

Mills is being held in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center.