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Man trying to return to CO arrested on marijuana charges

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Bond for Hunter was set at $50,300. Bond for Hunter was set at $50,300.
MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Police in Athens arrested a man wanted in Morgan County on marijuana related charges. Authorities said he had just returned to Alabama from Colorado.

Authorities began searching for Ian Van Hunter after receiving tips about drug activity at a residence on Turner Lane in Decatur. Police were able to locate Hunter at the Country Hearth Inn in Athens. Investigators believe he was attempting to return to Colorado.

Hunter was charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and first-degree unlawful possession of Marijuana. His bond was set at $50,300 due to him being a flight risk.

On Thursday, Hunter's father, John Christopher Hunter, was arrested and charged with first-degree unlawful possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. His bond was set at $5,300.

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