A West Valley couple has been charged with growing and possessing marijuana.

Jerry Lynn Miller, 33, and Carla Jo Miller, 27, 1555 W. Shelly Ave., were charged in a 3rd Circuit Court complaint Monday with cultivation and possession with intent to distribute.Metro Narcotics Task Force members raided the home Aug. 2 and confiscated 150 pot plants after anonymous complaints said that Miller had three times increased the height of his backyard fence, a police report said.

The plants were an average of 5 to 6 feet tall, the report said, and about 4 1/2 pounds of marijuana were seized in the raid.