Couple arrested after 118 marijuana plants found at home

DANIEL ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - A Daniel Island couple is behind bars after police found 118 marijuana plants growing at a home on River Bay Lane on Wednesday.

The Charleston Police Department charged 27-year-old Robert Brandon Butler and 25-year-old Danielle Elaine Butler with trafficking marijuana and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Investigators say they confiscated 118 marijuana plants in various stages of growth, 14.5 grams of marijuana, a shotgun, a rifle, $163 and materials and equipment used to grow marijuana.

Both of the suspects were locked up at the Berkeley County Detention Center.

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