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Christopher Dean Raulerson
11902 N. Grovewood Avenue
- Cultivation of marijuana
- Possession of marijuana
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
On October 9, 2013, detectives in the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Special Investigation Division, Tactical Intelligence Team along with HCSO Patrol District 2 deputies responded to 11902 N. Grovewood Avenue in Thonotosassa after an anonymous tipster contacted Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay and gave details of marijuana grow operation inside a residential home.
Detectives obtained consent to search the residence and located two rooms converted for the sole purpose of cultivating marijuana.
Detectives seized one hundred and two (102) marijuana plants as well as loose marijuana which totaled 13.9 pounds. Also sized were high powered sodium grow lights and ballasts.
The street value of the marijuana is approximately $14,000. Raulerson was booked into the Orient Road Jail.