Police in Prestonsburg arrested three individuals early Sunday morning at a local Hotel after drugs were found in one of the rooms.
Officers report they were called to the Quality Inn on US 23 in Floyd Co Sunday morning after one of the hotel employees said they found illegal narcotics inside one of the rooms they were cleaning.
When Police arrived at the hotel, Officers found a clear plastic baggie containing a brown powder substance inside, as well as a separate baggie that contained a black tar substance behind the coffee maker.
While Police were on scene investigating, Lartrell Iverson age 20, and Keshon Lee age 21, came walking down the hall and hotel employees told them they were the men staying in the room where the drugs were found. Police placed both Iverson and Lee under arrest.
Another hotel employee told Police the man who signed out the room, identified as Kyle Gearheart age 26, was downstairs at the front desk.
Police would locate Gearheart and place him under arrest.
All three men were charged with trafficking a controlled substance – first offense (heroin) and all three were taken to the Floyd Co Detention Center.