KSP Grabs $1.5 Million Worth of Pot in Todd County Drug Bust

State Police arrest a Todd County man after they find more than a million dollars worth of marijuana in his home.

KSP says they found the "pot" when they searched Mervin Sears' home in Elkton Tuesday.

They say they recovered about 455 pounds of marijuana. That has a street value of nearly $1.5 million. They say they also found more than 300 marijuana plants. They are worth more than $61,000. Troopers also discovered 10 firearms and more than $16,000 in cash.

Sears is charged with cultivating and trafficking marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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