Officers discover pot, make arrest

The Kaua‘i Police Department, serving a warrant Wednesday in the Hanapepe Valley, discovered marijuana, marijuana plants and paraphernalia at the home of the subject of the warrant.

The search resulted in the recovery of 13.45 ounces of marijuana, 92 marijuana plants, 28 prescription pills and one .25 caliber handgun.

Ricky Carineo, 41, was arrested on charges of suspected dealing of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.

Carineo posted bail and was released.


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