Two Davenport women were arrested Thursday night after police say they found more than an pound-and-a-half of high-grade marijuana in their home.
Jo Ann Foley, 66, and Heather Jo Finn, 34, face charges of controlled substance violation and failure to affix drug stamp tax. The charges are a Class D felony each punishable by up to five years in prison.
Both women posted $10,000 through a bail bond company and were released with a notice to appear in court Tuesday.
At 9:16 p.m. Thursday, members of the Davenport Police Department’s Tactical Operations Bureau and NETS (Neighborhoods Energized to Succeed) Unit executed a search warrant at 2918 W. 35th St.
Police say that during the search of Foley’s bedroom, detectives found 283.20 grams of high-grade marijuana and packaging material and a digital scale in the bedroom.
Police say they found 451.25 grams of high-grade marijuana, packaging material and a digital scale in Finn’s bedroom.
Both women admitted to police that the marijuana belonged to them, and Finn said that she grows it, according to police.