25-year old Kyonte Lamar Lock is charged with trafficking in marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance.
According to Hopkinsville Police, officers received a tip today about illegal narcotic activity at a 510 West 7th Street apartment.
While on the scene, officers noticed the front door of the residence open and a strong odor of marijuana coming from the home and when officers obtained a search warrant for Lock, officers found a large amount of marijuana and plastic bags that were cut and twisted consistent to trafficking drugs.
During a search of the residence, officers also found scales and several marijuana cigars through out the home.
Lock reportedly admitted to police all the illegal drugs at the apartment was his after officers searched the residence and field tested the suspected drug.