According to the Gordon County Sheriff's Office:
Deputy sheriffs, Georgia State Patrol, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Aviation Authority and the Georgia Army National Guard were conducting an aerial search in Gordon County.
They discovered eight large marijuana plants growing in a wooded area in the Newtown community and dispatched a ground team to confiscate the plants.
Deputies also detained a 14-year-old child who lived nearby in connection with the marijuana. The child was processed and released.