Debra Powell

Debra Powell, of McKee was arrested on drug related charges in McKee, KY

Derrick Lewis

Derrick Lewis, of Cincinnati, OH was arrested on drug related charges in McKee, KY

On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 Deputy Zachary Bryant and Officer Jonathan Sizemore were investigating complaints of drug activity at a residence on CCC Bottom Rd in McKee, KY. During the investigation Officers made contact with the homeowner, Debora Powell, 33, of McKee and asked if there was any drugs in the home. She advised the officers that she did have a small amount of marijuana inside her home and gave officers consent to go into the home and get the marijuana. Once inside the home officers noticed scales, a large quantity of plastic baggies and other items consistent with trafficking in drugs. After further investigation within the residence Deputy Bryant found a larger bag containing more marijuana. On the night stand Bryant also found what appeared to be suboxone and a firearm. The serial number on the firearm had been altered. After talking to the residents of the home (Debora Powell and Derrick Lewis, 29, of Cincinnati, OH) both advised they didn’t sale marijuana and didn’t know about the serial number on the firearm being altered. Both was arrested and booked into the Jackson County Detention Center and charged as follows:

Debora Powell

-trafficking in marijuana less than 8oz.

-Possession of drug paraphernalia

-possession of a defaced firearm

Derrick Lewis

-trafficking in marijuana less than 8oz.

-possession of control sub 2nd

-possession defaced firearm

Both were released on the own recognizance waiting arraignment on the charges.

Recommended for you