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New Iberia man arrested following traffic stop, found in possession of 'gray death' drug

Posted at 4:28 PM, Aug 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-19 17:28:27-04

A New Iberia man has been arrested following a narcotics bust where agents seized a drug know as "gray death."

New Iberia Police say on August 18, 2020, narcotics agents conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation.

After stopping the vehicle, narcotics Agents utilized the K9 and after a subsequent search of the vehicle, say they seized approximately 8.6 ounces of methamphetamine and around 17.6 grams of suspected heroin/fentanyl mixture also known as “Grey Death.”

Kenwin J. Lewis was arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail

He was booked on the following charges:

  • Failure to Signal 100 ft. prior
  • Possession of Schedule I
  • Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule II
  • Parole Violation Warrant and a Child Support Warrant.

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