Man arrested in connection with illegal marijuana grow in Fountain home

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Rafael Liriano Fountain Police Department

A man has been arrested in connection with an illegal marijuana grow found in a Fountain home Thursday. 

Police found the grow in a home on South Race Street in Fountain. Officers found 85 marijuana plants in a detached garage and 15 more in the family room, according to police. They also recovered two guns and 5.2 pounds of refined marijuana that was packaged for distribution. 

The suspect, 52-year-old Rafael Liriano, was arrested and charged with felony cultivation and distribution of marijuana. 

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