2 arrested in ongoing fentanyl investigation in Benton County

CAMDEN, Tenn. — An ongoing investigation into the illegal distribution of fentanyl in Benton County resulted in two arrests on Tuesday.

According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 52-year-old David Webb and 37-year-old Kathryn Jastrzembski were booked into the Benton County jail on various charges.

The TBI says agents presented evidence to a Benton County Grand Jury on October 3, which returned indictments charging Webb with two counts of sale and delivery of fentanyl and one count of sale and delivery of methamphetamine.

As part of the investigation, a search warrant was obtained for a home in the 5400 block of Highway 70 in Camden. Authorities with the TBI, the 24th Judicial Drug Task Force, and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office executed the warrant on October 11.

During the search, the TBI says purple fentanyl, methamphetamine and other drugs were discovered at the home.

Webb, who was at the home during the time of the search, was taken into custody on his indicted counts as well as new charges. Jastrzembski, who was also present, was arrested as well.

In addition to his previously indicted counts, Webb now faces additional charges of possession of fentanyl with the intent to sale and deliver, possession of methamphetamine with intent to sale and deliver, simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond for the indicted counts was set for $250,000, with and additional bond of $500,000 set for the new charges.

Jastrzembski faces charges of possession of fentanyl with the intent to sale and deliver, possession of methamphetamine with intent to sale and deliver, simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Her bond is set at $25,000.

Both remain in the Benton County Jail pending further action.

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