Rockford man arrested after deputies find 60 marijuana plants

A Rockford man is arrested and charged after the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office finds more than 60 marijuana plants and more than 7,000 grams of marijuana throughout a home. 

According to the sheriff’s office, Lance L. McKinney faces these charges: 

— Disorderly Conduct 
— Possession with intent to deliver cannabis over 5,000 grams 
— Possession with intent to deliver cannabis 500-2,000 grams 
— Possession of 50-200 cannabis plants 
— Possession of drug paraphernalia 

Authorities say around 8 p.m. Friday, deputies were dispatched to a home int he 6600 block of Halley Road for a domestic disturbance. While investigating, deputies discovered the marijuana growing operation. McKinney was arrested and taken to the Winnebago County Jail. 

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