A Summer Shade man was arrested Tuesday after police said they found suspected methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia at a residence along Nobob Summer Shade Road. 

According to a Metcalfe County Sheriff's Office news release, deputies were asked to assist the Kentucky Division of Protection and Permanency with a home visit at the residence at about 2 p.m. 

During the investigation, deputies "discovered suspected methamphetamine and several items of drug paraphernalia concealed inside the residence," the news release issued Wednesday said. 

Marty D. McCoy, 40, was arrested and charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance(unspecified) and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

According to the Barren County Detention Center website, McCoy was released on bond Tuesday.