Dr. Fadi George Ghanem who is a family practitioner that graduated from the American University of Beirut in 1986 seemed to be doing more than practicing medicine on Thursday.
The Montgomery County Special Investigations Unit assisted by the Houston Office of the DEA served a search warrant on his home located on West Bracebridge in the Indian Springs area of the Woodlands. The SIU received information that Hydroponic Marijuana was being grown inside the residence.
Once inside they discovered a secret room off the Master bedroom that was accessed by a hidden door. Inside the room marijuana growing paraphernalia was discovered as was in the garage.
SIU seized marijuana and assorted prescription pills that included morphine and xanax.
Doctor Ghanem who is 48-years-old is now in the Montgomery County jail charged with Possession of a controlled substance, Morphine.