Two arrested on drug charges

By Chris Swick
July 29, 2015

McPherson County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men after a traffic stop late Monday evening on numerous charges.

Deputies made contact with a vehicle at the intersection Park and Santa Fe Streets in Galva just after 10 p.m. Arrested was David Hays, 32, of McPherson, on a McPherson Municipal Court warrant for failure to appear. He was also booked on charges of possession of marijuana, possession of opiates and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Also arrested was Rudy Martinez, 34, on a failure to appear warrant, a charge of failure to comply, possession of marijuana, possession of opiates, possession of paraphernalia, a third or subsequent charge of driving while suspended and no proof of insurance.

Hays was held in the McPherson County Jail on a bond of $3,395. Martinez was confined on a $6,750 bond.