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Marijuana, $1,800 in cash found during visit to Somerset home

SOMERSET – Police confiscated more than a pound of marijuana and $1,800 in cash while arresting a Townline Road man Thursday evening.

Michael D. LaJoie, 48, is charged with second-degree criminal possession of marijuana.

Niagara County Sheriff’s deputies said they went to the suspect’s home about 6:15 p.m. to investigate a domestic dispute and found a plastic bag filled with marijuana behind a shed and later recovered more marijuana in the home after obtaining a search warrant.