Police: Wanted man cultivated marijuana in Algiers home

Source: NOPD
Source: NOPD

Police are searching for a 36-year-old man wanted for cultivating marijuana in his Algiers home.

Officers are searching for Joshua Morgan.

Morgan allegedly manufactured marijuana out of his home in the 300 block of Verret Street. Police say they received an anonymous tip from a concerned citizen on Monday.

Police acted on the tip Tuesday evening, executing a search warrant of Morgan's home. Detectives say they recovered 18 marijuana plants and cultivation and processing equipment.

Morgan was not home at the time. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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