Man Arrested in Reidland for Growing Marijuana
By West Kentucky Star Staff
PADUCAH, KY - A Paducah man has been arrested for cultivating marijuana.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department responded to a call for assistance about 10:50 pm on Friday, and came to a home on Parkwood Drive in the Reidland area. While they were there, deputies say they discovered that 24-year-old Robert Copeland was growing marijuana in a room he used in his mother's home.
Deputies seized the plants, and also found drug paraphernalia in the home. Copeland was arrested on a felony charge of cultivating five or more marijuana plants and a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was taken to the McCracken County Jail.