Halifax Co. Deputies Seize 21 Marijuana Plants

Halifax Co., VA - While folks were celebrating the fourth of July, the Halifax Sheriff's office was making a major marijuana bust.

Sheriff Fred Clark says they received a tip on the fourth about marijuana plants growing behind a home on Newton Farm Road.

When they arrived, police say a man ran off into the woods. The man, Chris Anderson, 35, was caught and charged with manufacturing marijuana.

Police say they seized a total of 21 plants.