LOUISA, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Two people are behind bars facing heroin charges after a bust in Louisa.
According to a release from the Louisa Police Department, officers executed a search warrant based on an investigation by Detective Greg Powers and Officer Steven Wilburn in reference to the trafficking of heroin.
Gregory Todd Isaac II and Sara Walker Isaac were charged with trafficking in a controlled substance first-degree, possession of marijuana, trafficking in a controlled substance second-degree, illegal possession of legend drug, trafficking controlled substance within 1,000 feet of school and drug paraphernalia possession.
According to the release, a significant amount of heroin, cash, drug paraphernalia were found during the search along with a small amount of pills and marijuana.
“We are seeing a growth in the presence of heroin in Louisa mostly due to the increasing cost of pills. Based on other investigations and information we will be making more arrested soon.” stated Chief Greg Fugitt.
Both are being held in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center en lieu of a $10,000 cash bond.
Chief Fugitt also thanked County Attorney Michael Hogan for his assistance during the investigation.