Central Point man arrested for illegal mushroom growing and distribution

, Posted: Tue, February 18 2014 at 3:28 PM, Updated: Tue, February 18 2014 at 3:38 PM

Central Point man arrested for illegal mushroom growing and distribution

Central Point, Ore. – MADGE (Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement) arrested 37 year old Ernest Luther Taylor as a result of a six month long investigation into an illegal mushroom growing and distribution operation.

Taylor is charged with six different charges that include Child Neglect I, Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substance (Marijuana), Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance within 1000 feet of a School (Marijuana), Possession of a Controlled Substance (Psilocybin Mushrooms), Unlawful Manufacturing of a Controlled Substance (Psilocybin Mushrooms), and Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substance (Psilocybin Mushrooms).

Taylor is currently lodged at the Jackson County Jail.

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