Paducah Man Arrested for Trafficking Weed

Paducah, KY – A Paducah man was arrested on drug trafficking charges last night. Police say 57-year-old Darrell Martin was transporting some two ounces of marijuana from his residence when he officers pulled him over and searched his van. His residence had been under surveillance for some time. A subsequent search of Martin's home turned up more than half a pound of marijuana, 16 guns, and over $33,000 in cash. Police also confiscated a motorcycle they say was used to transport the drugs.