MERLIN, Ore. – A Connecticut murder suspect was arrested in Merlin Wednesday at an illegal marijuana grow site.
According to Oregon State Police, Christopher Suarez, 31, was arrested after a nationwide warrant was issued related to a deadly Connecticut shooting that happened in February of this year.
Police say Suarez was associated with an illegal marijuana grow in the Merlin area. When a search warrant was issued for the property, officers found four greenhouses and almost 800 marijuana plants.
Suarez was arrested and booked into Josephine County Jail.
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