Clarinda man arrested on drug charges


October 7th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Jeffrey Scott Martin

The Page County Sheriff’s Office says a 6 month long ongoing investigation between the Page County Sheriff’s Office and the Clarinda Police Department resulted in the arrested Thursday of one person on drug charges. 48-year old Jeffrey Scott Martin, of Clarinda, faces charges which include  3 counts of Delivery Marijuana, 1 count of Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver, Failure to Affix Tax Stamp & Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

His arrested followed the execution of a search warrant Thursday at a residence on East Washington Street in Clarinda. As a result of the search, numerous items of property were seized including marijuana and drug paraphernalia.  The Page County Sheriff’s Office & the Clarinda Police Department were assisted by the Shenandoah Police Department K-9 unit in the execution of the search warrant.

Martin remains in custody at the Page County Jail on a $5,000.00 bond. The investigation continues and additional charges are pending.