Coffee County investigators working with the Opp Police Department arrested four men in connection with the theft of industrial hemp on Nov. 13, according to a Coffee County Sheriff’s Office press release.
Zachary Douglas, Jacob Blue, Kenneth James Wambles and David Wayne Hutchison were all arrested and charged with first-degree theft of property, according to the release.
The industrial hemp was allegedly taken from a rural area of Coffee County, according to the release.
The four were taken to the Coffee County Jail after their arrest on $7,500 bond, according to the release.
The CCSO said additional investigations into industrial hemp thefts are ongoing at this time and future arrests are expected.