September 19, 2011 —
State Police at Liberty announce the arrest of PHILLIP M. TEBBETTS, Age 41, Youngsville, NY for Criminal Possession of Marijuana 3rd, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th, Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia, Unlawfully Growing Canabis, and UPM.
State Police in the early morning hours received a Sullivan County 911 call requesting police assistance for a disturbance at C. Spielman Road, Youngsville. Upon arrival Troopers detected a strong odor of marijuana, subsequent to this once inside the residence an elaborate indoor marijuana grow operation with numerous marijuana plants in various growing stages was located. TEBBETTS was transported to SP Liberty for processing. The defendant was issued an appearance ticket for the above charges, to appear at the Town of Callicoon Court on September 20, 2011 at 7:00 P.M.