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Tip leads to discovery of pot plants

Published On: Sep 23 2013 06:52:22 AM CDT
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

A man is arrested for growing marijuana behind his home in Greenville, after officials said they received a tip.

Officials said they went to the home of Floyd Midyette, Jr., 49, to follow up on that tip.

While conducting a consented search, detectives found five marijuana plants growing outside and marijuana being processed to use.

Midyette was arrested on Wednesday and charged with manufacturing marijuana.