3 arrested in marijuana growing bust

Police say Thomas Betz (Left), Melanie Betz (Center) and Michael Dorley (right) were arrested Monday as part of an indoor marijuana growing investigation. (Photos provided)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  Three people were arrested Monday after a search warrant was executed as part of indoor marijuana grow operations.

Thomas Betz, Melanie Betz and Michael Dorley were arrested after searches in Dayton and Springboro by the Tactical Crime Suppression Unit.

The Montgomery County RANGE Task Force and the Warren County Drug Task Force also helped with the execution of four search warrants, three of which were in Dayton and one in Springboro.

Police released little detail about the arrests but did say the expect to charge the trio with cultivation, trafficking, and possession of marijuana.

These cases remain under investigation.

See the map below for the locations police raided Monday.

2 NEWS is working to learn more about these searches. Stay with 2 NEWS and WDTN.com for the latest information.

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