Jeffersontown police accuse suspects of trafficking 40-60 pounds of marijuana from Illinois to Louisville
Police say two of the men were arrested at Jefferson Mall.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jeffersontown Police say they've arrested three men who were involved in trafficking several pounds of marijuana into Louisville from Illinois.
According to arrest reports, police watched two men -- 37-year-old Ronald Lee Morris of Aurora, Illinois, and 38-year-old Robert Clemmer of Gary, Indiana -- deliver a large bag of marijuana to a home in the 6200 block of Maravian Drive, off Lower Hunters Trace, on the afternoon of Saturday, Feb. 17.
A short time later, they left the home and drove to Jefferson Mall. That's where police arrested both of them without incident.
According to arrest reports, police executed a search warrant at the home and discovered between 40 and 50 pounds of marijuana, as well as marijuana wax, a vacuum sealer, a digital scale, packaging materials and several thousands of dollars in cash.
Police say they also arrested another suspect, 26-year-old Benjamin Amos, of Crestwood.
All three suspects were charged with complicity to trafficking in marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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