Six arrested after drug bust

Six people were arrested after the Lincoln/Lancaster County Narcotics Task Force located 114.9 grams of methamphetamine in numerous bags of a home.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) -Six people were arrested after the Lincoln/Lancaster County Narcotics Task Force located 114.9 grams of methamphetamine in numerous bags of a home. They found the items in the bedroom belonging to 63-year-old Michael Ernst in the 3300 block of Huntington Avenue.

Investigators also located $680 cash in Ernst’s pants pocket.

They also found 43-year-old Kristin Cardona and 45-year-old Kelley Gray who were arrested after investigators found 0.4 grams of loose methamphetamine on a plate.

In a bedroom belonging to 48-year-old Tony Menefee, investigators located a scale with methamphetamine residue.

In a backpack identified as belonging to 38-year-old Mitchell Prester, investigators located a syringe filled with methamphetamine.

Menefee, Jauken, Prester, Cardona, and Gray were all arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance.  Ernst was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver and Possession of Money while Violating a Drug Law.

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