Pair arrested on drug and theft charges following trespassing investigation
LEWES, Del. – Two people are behind bars following a trespassing investigation that began late Saturday morning in Lewes.
At around 11:30 a.m., troopers responded to a residence in the 33000 block of Lotus Lane for a report of subjects living inside the home without the homeowner’s permission. On arrival, troopers made contact with 31-year-old Amber Kellner, 30-year-old James Fisher, and three juveniles, aged 11, 10, and 7. Inside of the home, troopers also observed narcotics, drug paraphernalia, and stolen goods.
A subsequent search of the property led to the recovery of approximately 3.69 grams of psilocybin mushrooms, approximately 0.623 grams of suspected heroin, approximately 1.84 grams of marijuana, approximately 43.65 grams of methamphetamine, approximately 79 prescription pills, various articles of drug paraphernalia, a stolen Wolf scooter, and other stolen items.
The three juveniles were turned over to their legal guardian, while Kellner and Fisher were taken into custody. The pair were charged with various drug and theft offenses, as well as three counts of endangering the welfare of a child.
Both were held at SCI on an $89,600 cash bond.