Four face drug charges following raid

Four people were arrested after the Ward County Narcotics Task Force raided a residence 106 18th Street SE, Apt. A, on Feb. 2. Law enforcement were executing a search warrant.

Shon Daniel Taylor, 41, is charged with Class A misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance, Class B misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance, and two counts of Class A misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. Kay Lynn Emly, 28, is charged with Class C felony possession of a controlled substance, Class C felony possession of drug paraphernalia, Class B misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance and Class B misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. According to the probable cause affidavit filed with the court, Taylor and Kay Emly were located in a southeast bedroom of the apartment. Law enforcement found methamphetamine pipes with suspected drug residue, several bongs with suspected drug residue, a marijuana grinder, two syringes filled with fluids, suspected meth residue scraped into containers and other items such as a butane torch with a canister and a small electronic scale. Taylor also claimed $4,070 in currency that is believed to be related to use and sale of drugs.

Kevin Ray Emly, 49, is charged with Class C felony possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance and Class B misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance. Police allegedly found tin foil with burned drug residue, a plastic straw with suspected drug residue, and a coffee filter with a possible meth lab recipe written on it when they searched Kevin Emly.

Carl Henry Crepps, 29, is charged with Class C felony possession of a controlled substance, Class C felony possession of drug paraphernalia, and Class B misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance. Crepps was found hiding in the closet in a spare bedroom of the apartment. Also in the room was meth paraphernalia, including a bong, several meth pipes and a marijuana smoking kit, according to the probable cause affidavit filed with the court. Crepps also had an open warrant for his arrest on another charge.

The search turned up a small plastic baggie of methamphetamine and a small plastic baggie of marijuana in the living room and common area of the apartment.

– Andrea Johnson

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