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Onslow County man jailed, accused of growing marijuana

ONSLOW COUNTY -- An Onslow County man is in jail accused of growing marijuana in the woods. The Sheriff's Office says David George Shepard of Hubert had 82 marijuana plants worth $200,000 behind a home on Belgrade-Swansboro Road. Two narcotics agents found the plants and arrested Shepard when he drove up. Investigators found more marijuana in a building Shepard owns on the property. His bond is set at $60,000.

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