Caitlyn Mason
Caitlyn Mason

Three suspects were arrested for illegal drug activity at the Executive Inn in Russellville Monday, Sept. 25.

Agents with the South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force were conducting surveillance at the Executive Inn in reference to drug activity. While on scene, agents smelled the odor of marijuana coming from a room. Agents made contact with three subjects at the room. During further investigation, agents located approximately 13 bags of suspected marijuana, four bags of suspected methamphetamine, digital scales and a handgun.

Michael Lassiter, 25, of Russellville; Caitlyn Mason, 25, of Russellville, and Zachar y Edison, 26, of Franklin were arrested on scene.

Edison and Mason were charged with trafficking in marijuana 8 oz, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and PCS 1st degree (methamphetamine) Lassiter was charged with trafficking in marijuana 8 oz, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and trafficking in a controlled substance first degree (methamphetamine).

Assisting agencies included the Russellville Police Department.