The press released from the East Greenwich Police Department:
On June 8, 2012, at approximately 8:15 a.m., East Greenwich Police detectives and members of the Drug Enforcement Administration's Providence Area task force executed a search and seizure warrant at 236 Adirondack Drive, the home of Robert E. and Sharin Campellone, and their sons, Robert B. and Kyle C. Campellone. The warrant was based upon a several months long investigation involving drug activity in and around the residence. While conducting the search, detectives and agents located a marijuana growing operation inside the home. Detectives and agents seized over 6 pounds of marijuana. Additionally, over $31,000 in U.S. currency was seized. Charged in connection with the investigation was:
- Robert E. Campellone, age 58, one count of manufacturing/cultivating marijuana, one count of possession of marijuana 1 to 5 kilograms, and one count of maintaining a common narcotics nuisance.
- Robert B. Campellone, age 23, one count of possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, one count of possession of marijuana 1-5 kilograms, and one count of manufacturing/cultivating marijuana.
- Kyle C. Campellone, age 22, one count of possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, one count of possession of marijuana 1-5 kilograms, and one count of manufacturing/cultivating marijuana.
They were arraigned Friday evening before Justice of the Peace Michael McCaffrey. All three subjects were ordered held without bail. They will appear in Kent County District Court on Monday, June 11, 2012.
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