Warwick Police Arrest Two For Marijuana Grow Operation

Plants seized from a Woburn Avenue, Warwick home. (Courtesy: Warwick PD)

Warwick Police have arrested two registered medical marijuana users in connection with a marijuana growing and distribution operation.

Donovan Barnett, 48, and Donovan Hodgkinson, 27, both of Warwick, were charged with manufacturing and distribution of marijuana after a search warrant executed at their home on Woburn Avenue on Wednesday.

Police say both men showed their RI Department of Health-issued medical marijuana cards, but were over the limit when it came to the number of plants.Police seized 31 plants from the home.

The men also had sold the marijuana on several occasions. Both were arraigned and released on bail.