The Rhode Island State Police arrested and charged two members of a religious organization that uses cannabis in its services, necn affiliate WJAR reports.
56-year-old Anne Armstrong and 46-year-old Alan Gordon - leading members of the Healing Church of Rhode Island - were charged with possession of marijuana and intent to have a growing operation in their home in West Greenwich.
Police also seized 12 pounds of marijuana, 59 marijuana plants, 10 pounds of hash oil and packing materials.
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They are held without bail and will appear in court in August.