Hopkinsville Police arrested a local man on trafficking marijuana charges early this morning on East 18th Street.
Officers were called to 1200 East 18th around 1:30 for a disturbance and found 27-year old Marcus Bussell of Hopkinsville sitting on the front porch. Officer did a “pat down” of Bussell and he would eventually admit there was a bag of marijuana in his pants pocket.
Police say the bag contained 12 smaller baggies of marijuana consistent with trafficking. Bussell was arrested and lodged in the Christian County Jail.