Report: Nacogdoches trooper catches Ky. man with pot

Hugh Falwell (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
Hugh Falwell (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches County trooper arrested a Kentucky man after he reportedly caught him with six pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop Wednesday night on US 59 North.

According to the report, the trooper stopped a 2005 GMC pickup around 7:30 p.m. because of a registration violation.

The trooper reported finding six pounds of marijuana in the cab of the pickup, behind a seat.

The trooper arrested Hugh William Falwell, 24, of Murray, Ky.

He is charged with third-degree possession of marijuana. His bond was not set as of 11 a.m. Thursday.

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