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Police in Sterling, Ill., say they arrested a man on marijuana charges on Tuesday night, August 20, 2013.

The investigation dates back to 2012, when police stopped by the home in the 1400 block of Third Avenue, as part of their Knock and Talk program.

At the time, police asked to enter the home, but the resident refused and told them to get a search warrant.

Well, they did, and 46-year-old, Robert Grikmanis was arrested and is charged with unlawful production of cannabis.

Police said he had between 50 and 200 marijuana plants in the house.