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KSP makes pot bust in Shelby County

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Charles Stoess (Source: Shelby County Detention Center) Charles Stoess (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)
David Scott Brown (Source: Shelby County Detention Center) David Scott Brown (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)
Amber Stoess (Source: Shelby County Detention Center) Amber Stoess (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)
Shelbyville, KY -

By Heather Smith - email

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) - Three peope have been arrested on charges of cultivating marijuana after troopers in a Kentucky State Police helicopter spotted what appeared to be marijuana near a home north of Shelbyville, KY.

Around 1:15 p.m. on August 20, a marijuana eradication team from KSP's Frankfort post spotted the plants from the air growing near 359 Bellview Drive. Once troopers landed, they arrested 47-year-old Charles Stoess II of Shelbyville and 20-year-old David Scott Brown of Corydon, IN who were at the home. 

While troopers were there, 23-year-old Amber N. Stoess, alos of Shelbyville, arrived at the house. She was also arrested. Charles Stoess was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

All three are being held in the Shelby County Detention Center.

During the incident, one trooper was slightly injured from a dog bite.

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