On Sunday, July 7, 2019 at approximately 1154 AM, Lebanon Police Officer Payne located two males while on mountain bike patrol near the Mascoma River Greenway park who appeared to be engaging in drug activity. The males were identified as Ethan Kelly, age 20, homeless, and Nikolai Davis, age 21, of Woodstock, VT. White paper bag packages stamped with “American Gangster” were located near the male parties, which contained small amounts of an off-white substance suspected to be Heroin.
Both parties were taken into custody and charged with Possession of Controlled Drugs, a Class B Felony. Davis was released on personal recognizance bail with a Grafton County Superior Court date of July 22, 2019. Kelly refused the services of a Bail Commissioner and was transported to the Grafton County House of Corrections pending arraignment on July 8, 2019.
Authorized by: Chief Richard R. Mello