Bronx Man Accused of Operating Pot Grow House

A Bronx man is facing drug charges after a major bust at his home in Morris Park.

Investigators say they discovered a marijuana grow lab inside the house located at 1723 Fowler Avenue Wednesday afternoon.

They found 50 pounds of pot at the site after a search warrant was issued.

Ernest Guttilla, 48, has been arrested and is charged with Criminal Possession of Marijuana, which is a felony.

Police are also looking into claims that Guttilla stole $90,000 worth of power from Con Edison by tampering with his home's electrical meter.

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