County police bust large pot, HGH operation in Claymont

By Tom Lehman 11:52pm, March 28, 2013 - Updated 2:33pm, March 29, 2013
Brian Buchanan and Jessica Murphy
A major marijuana and HGH manufacturing operation is busted in Claymont.

County police say a search warrant executed Tuesday at a home on on the 700 block of Peachtree Road turned up 100 marijuana plants and more than 1,000 grams of HGH pills and hormones. Officers also allegedly discovered cocaine, heroin and poppy plants in the home.

The home's occupants, Brian Buchanan and Jessica Murphy, face numerous drug and conspiracy charges.

Buchanan is in the Howard Young Correctional Institution after failing to post $95,000 secured bond. Murphy is in the Baylor Women's Correctional Institute after failing to post $81,500 secured bond.

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