Pot Bust In Coffee County

A Gruett Road man is being held in the Coffee County Jail under a $50,000 bond following his arrest. 59-year-old Domingo Ponce Garcia was arrested and charged with manufacture/sell/delivery of a controlled substance after he was allegedly to be growing marijuana. Garcia was arrested after Coffee County Sheriff’s Investigator Danny Ferrell received information that plants were growing in the eastern section of the county. Ferrell obtained permission from the property owners to conduct a search for the plants. According to the investigator the plants ranged in size from three inches to six feet tall. Garcia is scheduled to appear in Coffee County General Session Court May 25.