Scott County Sheriff’s Office Uses Helicopter To Find Pot Patch

If you’re growing marijuana in Scott County, someone will be watching from the air.

The Scott County Sheriff said his office found and destroyed more than 200-marijuana plants near Sadieville on Wednesday.

The plants were spotted from a law enforcement helicopter.

Sheriff Tony Hampton said he and his deputies will be "frequent flyers" for the next few weeks.

The Sheriff said the pot plants found on Wednesday had a total value of about $400,000.

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