Hilton man sentenced for manufacturing 130 marijuana plants

Created: 01/08/2014 9:51 PM WHEC.com

News10NBC has learned a 36-year-old Hilton man was sentenced to 60 months in prison for manufacturing more than 100 marijuana plants in his home.

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office of Western New York, Domenico Lonardo was arrested back in April 2010 after law enforcement members searched his home on Walker Road and found a "sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation."

During the search, officers said they seized approximately 130 marijuana plants, marijuana cultivation equipment, LSD, as well as other controlled substances.

News10NBC is told officers also seized  about $690, a shotgun with a shortened barrel and ammunition.


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