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South Georgian sentenced for marijuana manufacturing

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) –

A South Georgia man is sentenced to ten years in federal prison for leading a major marijuana growing operation in Terrell and Randolph Counties.

65-year old Johnny Hansel was convicted of growing and distributing more than one thousand marijuana plants from 2005 through 2008.

Investigators arrested Hansel after raiding the operation in 2008 at two homes in Terrell and Randolph Counties. 

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