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Drug Arrest in Henderson, KY

Date of News Release: 02/09/2006

(Henderson, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, ATF and Drug Enforcement Special Operation conducted a drug arrest behind the Ramada Inn in Henderson. A total of 105.7 pounds of marijuana was recovered from Eider Rosales Martinez. Martinez delivered 52.6 pounds around 3:00 p.m. and a second delivery at 7:53 p.m. of 53.1 pounds. The street value is estimated at $148,000.

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Eider Rosales Martinez was charged with Trafficking Marijuana Over 5 lbs. ( 2 Counts ) and No Operator's License. He was lodged in the Henderson County Jail.

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