Rockcastle Co. man arrested for 'elaborate' marijuana growing operation
Kentucky State Police arrested a man for what they called an elaborate, indoor marijuana growing operation.
Police say Matthew Green was growing 183 marijuana plants, with more than a pound of packaged marijuana found a deep freeze in a building near his home in Livingston.
Police say Green told them that he packaged the drugs, to sell it for nearly $2,500 per pound, and delivered it to Florida.
Investigators say 5 children, between the ages of 5 to 13, were living in or near the growing operation.
Green is facing several charges, including endangering the welfare of a minor.