Our Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Taskforce detectives were notified about a subject uploading child pornography to Facebook. On June 7, 2018 our ICAC taskforce detectives, with the assistance of the Elsmere Police and the Kenton County Regional SWAT Team, executed a search warrant in the 4400 block of Maple Ave in Elsmere. While executing of the search warrant, detectives located an indoor marijuana grow operation and contacted the Northern Kentucky Drug Strike Force (NKDSF) to further investigate.
Based on the joint investigations, our ICAC taskforce detectives arrested Larryn Montgomery 21, for possession/viewing matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor (a class D felony) and distribution of matter portraying sex performance by a minor, 1st offense (a class D felony). The NKDSF arrested Edward Bustle, 46 with cultivation of marijuana (5 plants or more) 1st offense (a Class D felony) and Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon (a Class D felony). Both Larryn Montgomery and Edward Bustle’s next court appearance will be held on June 14, 2018 at 1:30pm at the Kenton County Justice Center.
Thank you to all entities involved in this investigation including Elsmere Police, Covington Police Department, Northern Kentucky Drug Strike Force, and the Kenton County Regional SWAT Team.