Teen allegedly held in box on pot farm —
Ryan Balletto, 30, left, and Patrick Pearmain, 24, have been criminally charged in federal court with conspiracy to manufacture and distribute more than 1,000 marijuana plants and with using a minor in a drug operation. Pearmain also faces state charges of kidnapping to commit robbery or rape and unlawful sex with a minor, and Balletto faces state charges of lewd and lascivious acts with a child. Efforts to reach attorneys for the men were not successful. They are due in court Wednesday, July 31.