SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A Shepherdsville man has been arrested on drug charges after authorities found multiple pounds of marijuana.
According to the Bullitt County Sheriff's Office, Ulises Hernandez was arrested after a drug task force executed a search warrant in the 1500 block of Hill Top Road.
There, detectives found 16 packages of high-grade marijuana, which weighed in at around 16 pounds and is estimated to be valued at $48,000.
Detectives also found $700 in cash, a rifle and two digital scales.
They said the marijuana came from northern California.
Hernandez was charged with trafficking in marijuana.