Police in Poplar Bluff have arrested a man, they say, planned to distribute a large quantity of Marijuana. On Wednesday the 15th officers tried to pull over 35 year-old Lee Marvin Hamilton of Poplar Bluff for speeding. He tried to elude them but was stopped. Officers detected the odor of Marijuana coming from his car and a search revealed approximately 17 grams of Marijuana, 3 tablets of Alprazolam and approximately $10,000.00 in cash. Hamilton denied ownership of the money and/or any knowledge of whom it may belong to. Hamilton was placed under arrest and taken to the Butler County Justice Center. He has been charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute and he was issued several traffic citations.