2 people arrested in Graves Co. drug bust

2 people arrested in Graves Co. drug bust

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon reports that two people were arrested this morning after an early morning search of a house in the Pryorsburg community.

Arrested was Jarvis Jones, 28, and Kelsea Kelly, 22, of the Pryorsburg community.

Redmon stated that during a recent undercover drug investigation by the drug unit it was discovered that illegal narcotics were being sold out of a house located on US45 S just south of Pryorsburg.

A search warrant was obtained and executed Thursday morning.

During the search officers located powder cocaine and crack cocaine hidden in several locations within the home.

One bag contained 29 individually wrapped packages of crack cocaine.

Officers located what is known on the street as a “Crack Cookie” weighing one ounce.

A stolen .40 caliber handgun from Paducah was found in a closet, along with a .22 caliber Kel Tek automatic weapon.

Officers also located marijuana, digital scales and other paraphernalia inside the residence along with cash that is believed to be proceeds of illegal drug sales.

Jones was charged with trafficking in controlled substance, 2 counts of possession of handgun by convicted felon, receiving stolen property - firearm, receiving stolen property under $10,000, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Kelly was charged with trafficking in controlled substance, receiving stolen property - firearm, receiving stolen property under $10,000, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Both suspects were lodged in the Graves County Jail.

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