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Medical pot grower faces manslaughter charge

AP Wire • Jul 21, 2015 at 11:24 AM

AnnArbor.com reported 50-year-old Robert Goupill of Milan, about 35 miles southwest of Detroit, was arraigned Monday in Monroe County. He’s charged in Thursday’s shooting death of 28-year-old Jerald Ogden of Ypsilanti.

Goupill also is charged with manufacturing a controlled substance. Police said he was growing more marijuana than allowed under Michigan law.

Goupill is due back in court March 19.

A medical examiner said Ogden died of a shotgun wound to the back. Police said the shooting happened about 200 yards from Goupill’s home.

The other robbery suspect was being sought.

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