Maui man arrested in meth trafficking case

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Maui police say a Lahaina man has been arrested and charged with methamphetamine trafficking following search of his home.

Police say the search at 41-year-old Paea K. Faleta's home on Thursday turned up more than eight grams of crystal meth, drug paraphernalia and two shot gun rounds.

Faleta faces additional counts, including promoting a dangerous drug and storing ammunition.

Bail was set at $17,200.

It wasn't immediately clear whether he has retained an attorney.

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