SANTA MARIA Santa Maria resident Jacob Cardenas has been arrested Tuesday. Approximately 3.5 pounds of methamphetamine, six firearms and $11,000 in cash were recovered during the arrest. The arrest took place in Mr. Cardenas’ resident in the 400 block of E. Mill Street. Mr. Cardenas was arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail on the following charges: possession for sales of controlled substance; felon in possession of a firearm; unlawful possession of ammunition; and possession of a controlled substance while armed. He was also booked on a $75,000 warrant stemming from an incident involving a vehicle pursuit with the Santa maria Police Department a week before. He is being held without bail on a probation detainer.