Drug arrest was made in Harlan on Wednesday, November 5.
Ricky Wayne Pace, 55 was arrested when Harlan Police received information from an informant buying marijuana from Pace.
Pace "admitted he buys drugs street level for pain and that he sales marijuana to make money to live on.”
Pace was charged with trafficking marijuana (first offense), buy/possess drug paraphernalia, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (first offense) and third-degree trafficking a controlled substance (first offense).
He was lodged at the Harlan County Detention Center.