GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

A man is arrested for growing marijuana behind his home in Greenville, after officials said they received a tip.

Officials said they went to the home of Floyd Midyette, Jr., 49, to follow up on that tip.

While conducting a consented search, detectives found five marijuana plants growing outside and marijuana being processed to use.

Midyette was arrested on Wednesday and charged with manufacturing marijuana.