Man arrested for marijuana trafficking, 1 block from school


Web Editor - Amanda Roberts

 PADUCAH, Ky - A man was arrested on charges of trafficking after receiving almost a 5 pound shipment of marijuana to his home, within 1 block of McNabb Elementary School.

Deante T. Brown, 20 of the 700 block of North 22nd Street, was arrested today and booked into the McCracken County Regional Jail.

The Paducah Police Department Drug and Vice Enforcement Unit received information, and obtained a search warrant for the home.

Detectives found almost 5 pounds of marijuana, $4 thousand cash, and digital scales.