Weather Forecast

Prescott police seized 43 marijuana plants, about 120 grams of harvested marijuana and growing equipment from a city residence on Tuesday afternoon (Photo submitted).

Prescott police seize major indoor marijuana operation

Email News Alerts

What originally was a police call for a parking complaint turned into something more for the Prescott Police Department Tuesday afternoon. 


An officer went to the residence of 138 Orange Street for a parking complaint on a Nicole Margaret Hoffer, 42. It was discovered Hoffer also had an outstanding warrant from St. Croix County and was taken into custody. While making the arrest, the officer noticed marijuana in the residence.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
(715) 243-7767 x243