DEXTER, MO (KAIT) – Police in Region 8 need your help in finding a man wanted for manufacturing marijuana.
According to the Stoddard County Sheriff's Department, Don Murphy is wanted for a class B felony of manufacturing of marijuana and a class A felony for trafficking in the first degree.
Deputies found 300-400 marijuana plants in a vacated trailer in Dexter in October of 2010. Police say the trailer had a high-tech ventilation and growth light system. The pot is estimated to worth around $800,000 to $900,000.
Police say Murphy was last seen driving a black Cadillac passenger vehicle with tags #CD8A7R. Anyone with information on his whereabouts, are asked to contact the Stoddard County Sheriff's Department at 573-568-4654. Police believe he is traveling between southern Illinois and southeast Missouri.