Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 1200 block of SW Fairway Drive in Waldport and during their investigation they learned that Ian Deenihan, 27, of Waldport, had pushed down his live-in girlfriend and threatened her with a cordless drill.
Deputies tracked down Deenihan near Port Dock Seven in Newport around noon. He was taken into custody and lodged at the Lincoln County Jail on one count of Menacing.
But upon returning to Denihan’s residence to conduct a follow up investigation they discovered more than 17 pounds of marijuana along with a scale, packaging and cultivation supplies. They were all located in an upstairs storage closet.
Deenihan was also charged with unlawful growing of marijuana; unlawful delivery of marijuana and unlawful possession of marijuana. His total bail was set at $350,000.