Man Arrested in Franklin Co. Pot Bust

Franklin Co., VA - Officials arrested a man in a pot bust in Glade Hill Wednesday.

Deputies with the Franklin County Sheriff's Office say they raided a home on Glades Farm Drive Wednesday around 5:30 p.m. They say they found what they think is packaged marijuana estimated to be valued near $30,000. They also found 160 pot plants estimated to be worth $480,000.

Luther Russell Collins, 45, was arrested on the charges including selling or distributing over 5 pounds of marijuana and manufacturing marijuana.