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Canisteo Man Faces Charges For Growing Pot

Canisteo Man Faces Charges For Growing Pot

     Canisteo, NY (WENY)- A Canisteo man faces charges after police discovered he was growing pot inside his home.

     25-year-old James Margeson is charged with unlawful growing of cannabis and criminal possesion of a hypodermic instrument. Police say Margeson had more than 30 marijuana plants growing in his basement and had seven hypodermic needles.

     The 25-year-old is already on probation for a previous burglary conviction. He's due in court at a later date.