A Mobile man is in police custody in Dothan after being arrested for drug trafficking.
Dothan Police arrested 29-year old John Maulden late Saturday night.
Maulden has been under police surveillance for many months for bringing ecstasy into the area.
He was staying at the Motel-6 on Ross Clark Circle when police made the arrest.
At the time, he was choking and after further investigation, police pulled more than 40-pills of ecstasy in a plastic bag out of his mouth.
Maulden was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Maulden is free on bond.