Police: New London man found with 25 marijuana plants

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New London — Police said they found 25 marijuana plants in the home of a man they arrested Friday on a warrant for domestic violence-related charges.

Clem Ramsey, 35, of 239 Nautilus Drive, Apt. 323, was charged on the warrant with second-degree breach of peace and second-degree threatening.

Police additionally have secured a warrant to arrest Ramsey for cultivation of marijuana, operating a drug factory, second-degree reckless endangerment and interfering with police.

As of Wednesday afternoon, that warrant had not yet been served.

New London police and members of the Statewide Narcotics Task Force-East served a search warrant at the apartment at 5 p.m. on Friday and found the marijuana plants, 148 grams of harvested marijuana leaves, marijuana growing equipment and a digital scale, the release said.

Unable to post a $100,000 bond in the domestic violence case, Ramsey remains in state custody.

Anyone with information concerning drugs and narcotics or criminal activity may call New London police at (860) 447-5269, ext. 0, or submit information anonymously via the New London tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip plus the information to Tip411.

Editor's Note: This version corrects information about Clem Ramsey's charges.


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