Large marijuana plot located in Town of Monico
On Wednesday, Sept. 21, a state search warrant was executed at 2891 Woodrick Road in the Town of Monico. Approximately 134 marijuana plants were seized, along with several pounds of processed marijuana.
Joseph A. Novak, 24, of Monico, is being held on charges of Manufacturing Marijuana and Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana. Novak had his initial appearance in Oneida County Court on Sept. 23.
This arrest was part of an ongoing controlled substance investigation by the Northcentral Drug Enforcement Group (NORDEG) Task Force. Participating agencies in this investigation included the Rhinelander Police Department, Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.