Deputies: Pitt County Man Busted For Growing Pot In Backyard

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Pitt County deputies say they got a tip a man was growing weed in his back yard and they say they found just that.

Deputies searched the yard of 49-year-old Floyd Midyette Jr. at his home on Windham Road just west of Greenville. Investigators say they found pot being processed for use and 5 plants.

Midyette was arrested and charged with manufacturing marijuana. His bond was set at $20,000 for the alleged home-grow operation.