Wilton police bust pot growing operation

Police busted a marijuana growing operation at a Wilton home this evening.Authorities say that Michael Czegledi was growing plants on his Gaylord Drive South home

WILTON - Police busted a marijuana growing operation at a Wilton home this evening.

Authorities say that Michael Czegledi was growing plants on his Gaylord Drive South home in plain view of the street.

Police noticed the plants on Friday and obtained a search warrant to enter the property.

Investigators said they recovered 11 plants that were all a couple feet tall. During the search police also say they recovered drug paraphernalia from the house.

Czegledi and his girlfriend were arrested and are expected to face a judge next month.

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