Ricky David Combs, 18, of Galax, was arrested April 13 and charged with manufacturing marijuana.
Combs was charged after Galax police received a tip to visit his residence. After arriving at the residence, police discovered marijuana being grown and cultivated in a bedroom, according to a report from the police department.
The arrest was made by officers Chris Hines and Darren Alley, the report said.
Combs is being held in the New River Valley Regional Jail pending his appearance in Galax General District Court.