Area police — Sept. 27

State Police at Jamestown

JAMESTOWN — Stephen Watson, 55, of Jamestown, was charged with unlawful growing of cannabis and fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana.

Troopers were investigating an unrelated complaint when they were approached by an individual who advised that Watson was growing marijuana plants. An investigation revealed that Watson was in possession of 145 grams of marijuana, two marijuana smoking devices and three marijuana plants. Watson was placed under arrest, processed at the Jamestown barracks and released with appearance tickets returnable to Ellery Town Court.