Man charged with trafficking after getting package with 100+ pounds of pot

Updated: Feb. 27, 2018 at 1:24 PM EST
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Florencio Garcia San Martin (Source: LMDC)
Florencio Garcia San Martin (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man has been arrested after he accepted delivery of a package that contained for than 100 pounds of marijuana.

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According to Louisville Metro police, a member of the narcotics unit made a controlled delivery of the package around 2:20 p.m. on Feb. 26. The man who accepted the delivery - Florencio Garcia San Martin, 36, of Louisville - was arrested on a charge of trafficking in marijuana.

Garcia San Martin told police he was to deliver the package to another person and be paid for his work.

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Bond for Garcia San Martin, who was also wanted on a bench warrant for a 2014 traffic case, was set at $2,500. He is also being held on an Immigration and Naturalization detainer.

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