Phila. police seize 16 lbs. of pot, arrest 4

November 19, 2008 9:19:39 PM PST
Police say they've seized 16 pounds of marijuana and more than $12,000 in cash after raiding a house near Temple University in North Philadelphia. Police said Wednesday they found nine marijuana plants growing inside the house as well as packaged marijuana during the raid.

Four people are charged, two of them 21-year-old men who Philadelphia police say are Temple students. A third defendant is a 20-year-old woman who police say is a student at La Salle University, also in Philadelphia. The fourth is a 22-year-old man from New Oxford, Pa., about 100 miles west of Philadelphia.

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