Two men — one from Chicago and the other from Louisville — were arrested Monday afternoon in Radcliff after receiving a package from the U.S. Postal Service containing fentanyl.
Sylvester Brown, 50, of Chicago and Jahasha Kindred, 24, of Louisville, each are charged with importing carfentanil, fentanyl or fentanyl derivates and aggravated trafficking in a controlled substance — carfentanil, fentanyl or fentanyl derivates.
According to arrest citations, the men received 216 grams of counterfeit pills containing fentanyl in a delivery at 2:28 p.m. A search warrant then was issued on the residence and more fentanyl and other drugs were located.
The men were arrested as part of an undercover investigation by the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force.
Brown and Kindred are being held in lieu of a $75,000 cash bonds in the Hardin County Detention Center. They are scheduled to appear Aug. 20 in Hardin District Court.
Brown also was charged with possession of marijuana; possession of drug paraphernalia, while Kindred was charged additionally with first offense, first-degree possession of a controlled substance — LSD; possession of drug paraphernalia.