Marijuana found during welfare check

Officers were called to a home in the Northcrest trailer park for a welfare check.

Posted: May 31, 2018 10:25 PM

BUTLER, Ind. (WFFT) - Police in Butler are investigating after finding a large amount of marijuana during a welfare check.

It started last week when officers were called to a home in the Northcrest trailer park for a welfare check.

Police said while officers were there, they smelled pot coming from the home.

During a search, officers found more than 147 grams of marijuana, pipes and scales.

No one was arrested at the time, but charges are expected to be filed as the investigation continues.

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