Two EKY men arrested on drug charges

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Published: Sep. 20, 2023 at 12:08 PM EDT
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PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - Deputies with the Floyd County Sheriff’s Department responded to a suspicious persons complaint in the Weeksbury community earlier this week.

During an investigation Monday night, deputies were led to a search warrant that resulted in the discovery of nearly 50 grams of fentanyl and 40 grams of crystal meth.

Trey Little, 26, of Pikeville, was charged with trafficking in a controlled substance (fentanyl) - first degree and trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine) - first degree.

Joshua Burchett, 40, of Weeksbury, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (fentanyl) - first degree and possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) - first degree.

Both men were taken to the Floyd County Jail.