On Wednesday, the Ohio County Sheriff's Office received a tip about illegal drug activity taking place at a home in the 13000 block of Hwy 231, just north of Hartford.
Upon arriving at the residence, police made contact with the homeowner, 50-year-old Roger Ellis.
During the investigation, police said deputies observed what appeared to be methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in plain view. After law enforcement searched the home, authorities located additional meth and drug paraphernalia.
Ellis was arrested and charged with possession of meth and possession of drug paraphernalia.
He was lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center.
(Photo courtesy of the Ohio County Detention Center)