Odor of marijuana tips off police

Police recover illegal items from a home in Auburn, Ind. (Provided Photo/Auburn Police Department)
Police recover illegal items from a home in Auburn, Ind. (Provided Photo/Auburn Police Department)

AUBURN, Ind. (WANE)  An Auburn man is facing multiple charges after police found marijuana, cash and guns at his house on Saturday.

Acting on a report of the smell of marijuana, police got a search warrant for an Auburn home in the 300 block of West Ensley at around 2:40 pm. During their search they found approximately four and a half pounds of pot, paraphernalia, items associated with cultivating marijuana, $6,300 in cash and eight firearms.

Homeowner, John C. Wyss, 57, was arrested and charged with dealing marijuana, possession of marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia.

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