June 11, 2010

Granny Went To Jail After Admitting To Growing Pot In Her Front Driveway

Memphis, Tennessee (The Weekly Vice) - Helen Franklin, a 65-year-old Memphis grandmother, was arrested Wednesday after she allegedly admitted to growing pot plants in her front driveway.

According to Memphis Police, officers were initiating a traffic stop near Franklin's house when the driver got out and ran into the home.

During the pursuit of the other driver, officers noticed a pot containing four marijuana plants in Franklin's driveway.

When Franklin was asked if she knew what the plants were in her driveway, she allegedly responded, "Yes, reefer. I planted it."

Franklin was booked in the Shelby County Jail and charged with Manufacture/Deliver/Sell a Controlled Substance. Bond was set at $5,000.

Lacy Black
The Weekly Vice

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