Gregory Kelly Jr., 31, was arrested Jan. 12, 2019 on a number of drug-associated costs including possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession with intent to promote and trafficking medicine, amongst other costs. All arrested are innocent till confirmed responsible. (Photograph: Offered by Carson City Sheriff’s Office)

Carson Metropolis Sheriff’s Workplace arrested a person after they reportedly 30 grams of methamphetamine on him during a visitors cease.

Gregory Kelly Jr., 32, was charged with a number of drug-related costs together with trafficking a controlled substance that’s greater than 28 grams — a felony, authorities stated in a news release on Saturday.

He was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to obey a visitors signal — both of which are misdemeanor expenses.


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Officers with the Tri-County Gang Unit — which includes law enforcement agencies in Lyon, Douglas and Carson City — conducted a traffic stop shortly before 6 p.m. Friday in Carson City. They searched the driver and vehicle and found over 30 grams of methamphetamine, along with drug paraphernalia, authorities said.

Deputies then shared information on the arrest with the Carson City Special Enforcement Unit, which lead to them to issue a search warrant for Kelly’s home.

Investigator searched his home in the 1800 block of East Long Street. There, they found a stolen .45 semi-automatic pistol, $1,400 cash and a baggie containing 310 grams of methamphetamines. They also found other drug paraphernalia, including scales, authorities said.

Kelly faces additional charges including trafficking a controlled substance, possession of a stole firearm and possession of a controlled substance for sale. He was also charged with being an ex-felon in possession of a firearm and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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