Police: 66 marijuana plants found in Carpentersville home

Robbie J. Marinkovich and Donna L. Yoshimura | Carpentersville police

Two people are facing charges after 66 marijuana plants were found in a home in northwest suburban Carpentersville.

Robbie J. Marinkovich, 44, was charged with production of cannabis, manufacture/delivery of cannabis, possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and not having an FOID card, according to Carpentersville police.

Donna L. Yoshimura, 43, was charged with manufacture/delivery of cannabis and possession of cannabis, police said.

At 3:27 p.m. Thursday, police executed a search warrant at a home in the first block of Valentine Street in Carpentersville, according to police.

They found 66 marijuana plants, yielding about 250 grams of cannabis, drug paraphernalia and a shotgun, police said.

Bond was set at $30,000 for Marinkovich, who was taken to the Kane County Jail, police said. Yoshimura was released on her own recognizance. Both are next scheduled to appear in court March 10.