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Two Traffic Stops Net Six Arrests, Drugs


HUNTINGDON — Huntingdon Police Department arrested six out-of-area individuals during two traffic stops.
On April 1, officers discovered Schedule VI Marijuana, believed to be in excess of 170 grams, $3,940 in cash, and a handgun. Part of the drugs were vacuum sealed. Arrested were Randy Weathers and Dekenba Bryant, both believed to be from Lexington.
On April 7, officers found numerous drugs during a traffic stop. Among the drugs are what is believed to be marijuana, heroin, adderall, xanax, fentanyl, THC wax, codeine, oxycodone, and ecstasy. Also seized with the narcotics was a 9mm handgun and $12,756. Arrested were Fernando Marquez, Jonathon Esparza, Castillo Arellano, and Cesar Martinez. All four individuals had IDs showing their residence to be in Blue Island, Illinois. HPD Officers involved and pictured (L to R) are Sergeant Brad Allen, Patrolman Mike Verner, Commander Johnny Hill and Drug Investigator Joey Hedge.


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