Monday afternoon, Kentucky State Police, and members of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources served a search warrant at a residence in the 3400 block of Belltown Road, about nine miles north of Hartford.
Authorities say they found alleged, suspected opiates inside.
56 year old Donald V Kershner was arrested and charged with two counts of first degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife have launched a separate investigation and state and federal charges are likely.
The investigation is ongoing.