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Boy, 13, charged with growing pot

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A 13-year-old Madera boy is facing felony drug charges after deputies found marijuana plants in his home.

Deputies discovered the plants during an investigation into a stolen laptop about 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Several starter plants and seeds were confiscated from the home on Martin Street near Road 26, Madera County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Erica Stuart said.

One plant nearly 2 feet tall was pulled from a flower bed, she said...


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