POPLAR BLUFF, MO (Heartland News at 9) -
Police in Poplar Bluff, MO report the arrest of a man earlier this week on several drug charges.
They say 35-year-old Lee Marvin Hamilton of Poplar Bluff was speeding, and tried to evade a patrolman.
The patrolman confronted Hamilton behind a residence in the 600 block of Davis Street and conducted a search of his vehicle.
Inside they found marijuana and other drugs, along with $10,000 in cash.
Hamilton was arrested and charged with one count of controlled substance possession and one count of marijuana possession with intent to distribute, along with several traffic violations.
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