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Statewide Narcotics Task Force Makes Arrests Following East Hampton Search Warrant State

This article was published on: 02/24/16 5:43 PM by Mike Minarsky

East Hampton, CT (February 24, 2016): The Connecticut State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force – North Central (SNTF-NC) office, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and the East Hampton Police Department executed a Search and Seizure warrant resulting in three arrests.

On February 23, 2016 at approximately 5:00 p.m., detectives from the SNTF-NC, DEA, and East Hampton Police Department, executed a narcotics-related Search and Seizure Warrant at 29 Wildwood Lane in East Hampton.

Detectives initiated the investigation after receiving information that marijuana was being cultivated inside the residence. Through the course of the investigation, detectives identified Destin Kelley, Julian Clark, and Elizabeth Moore as residing in the home, and were responsible for the marijuana cultivation.

Detectives applied for and were granted a Search and Seizure warrant by the superior court. While conducting the search, officers located three separate “grow rooms” inside the residence and seized over 56 mature marijuana plants ready for harvesting, 2.5 lbs. of processed marijuana buds packaged for sale, numerous high intensity lights and ballasts, an extensive irrigation system and a ventilation system consistent with the cultivation of marijuana. Detectives also seized several grams of THC “wax” made from the extracted marijuana oils; numerous drug paraphernalia items such as pipes and bongs, and approximately $2,900 in U.S. currency.

Destin Kelley, Julian Clark, and Elizabeth Moore were all taken into custody and transported to Troop K-Colchester where they were processed and held on bond pending their court date. All seized items were also transported to Troop K where they were held as evidence.

KelleyArrested #1: Destin Kelley (dob 4/5/83)

29 Wildwood Lane

East Hampton, CT.

Charges: Cultivation of Marijuana

Operating a drug factory

Possession of over 1 kilo of Marijuana

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Possession with Intent to Sell Marijuana

Court: Middletown Superior Court

February 24, 2016

Bond: $250,000.00

ClarkArrested #2: Julian Clark (dob 1/9/86)

29 Wildwood Lane

East Hampton, CT.

Charges: Cultivation of Marijuana

Operating a drug factory

Possession of over 1 kilo of Marijuana

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Possession with Intent to Sell Marijuana

Court: Middletown Superior Court

February 24, 2016

Bond: $250,000.00

MooreArrested #3: Elizabeth Moore (dob 5/2/79)

29 Wildwood Lane

East Hampton, CT.

Charges: Cultivation of Marijuana

Operating a drug factory

Possession of over 1 kilo of Marijuana

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Possession with Intent to Sell Marijuana

Court: Middletown Superior Court

February 24, 2016

Bond: $100,000.00

 

 

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