Two Madisonville Men Arrested for Drug Trafficking

Published 05/30 2014 05:54PM

Updated 05/30 2014 05:56PM

Eric Melton (Hopkins County Jail)
Eric Melton (Hopkins County Jail)
Two Madisonville man are arrested following a drug trafficking investigation.

Eric Melton was arrested for federal probation violations in the 600 block of East Broadway. Several agencies including the MPD Narcotics Unit and the U.S. Marshal assisted in the arrest.

Melton is facing federal charges from a meth trafficking investigation.

A second man, Justin Hughes is arrested and charged with trafficking synthetic drugs and possession of marijuana.

Both men are lodged at the Hopkins County Detention Center.

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