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Report: 30 Pot Plants Taken from Covington Home

A man was arrested on Eastern Avenue in Covington early Wednesday after police discovered marijuana plants and tools used to grow weed.

Shiloh McKee, 24, is being held at the Kenton County Detention Center on $2,500 bond where he faces charges of cultivating marijuana (5 plants or more) and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

He is expected to appear in court on Monday morning.

WKRC reports that police discovered the marijuana plants after responding to the home following an emergency call. The report says more than 30 marijuana plants were located.

Photo: Shiloh McKee/Kenton Co. Detention Center