Amherst Man Facing Drug Charges

January 20, 2012 Updated Jan 20, 2012 at 3:27 PM EDT

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Amherst Man Facing Drug Charges

January 20, 2012 Updated Jan 20, 2012 at 3:27 PM EDT

(WKBW release) According to Town of Amherst police, a 44-year-old Amherst man was charged Wednesday for allegedly possessing more than four pounds of marijuana.

Andrew A. Mecca was arrested on Dec. 31, and is due back on Amherst Town Court on Feb. 2.

According to police, 163 marijuana plants were seized after a search warrant was executed at a building on Longmeadow Road.