Investigation leads to arrest, discovery of 50lbs of marijuana

Investigation leads to arrest, discovery of 50lbs of marijuana
Detectives located an additional 50lbs of marijuana after making the arrest. (Source: Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force)

CALDWELL, CO., KY (WFIE) - According to a news release from the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, their detectives along with members of Princeton Police Department

According to a news release from the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, their detectives along with members of Princeton Police Department arrested Jessee Slaton, 66-tears-old, of Princeton, Kentucky, as he attempted to deliver a half-pound of marijuana to another residence.

After making the arrest, detectives continued the investigation and found an additional 50 pounds of marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.

Slaton is charged with: trafficking marijuana > 5 pounds (Class C Felony).

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