Two arrested for having 500 fentanyl pills in Lewiston

LEWISTON, ID. — Two people were arrested in Lewiston after officers found 500 fentanyl pills at a traffic stop.

Officers searched the car along with the Lewiston Quad City Drug Task Force and found around 500 fentanyl pills. They also found methamphetamine, marijuana and over $3,000. Detectives also found a scale and drug packaging material.

The Lewiston Police Department arrested 31-year-old Jesse J. Brebner and 40-year-old Charles Reed Walters. Brebner, who is from Spokane, was arrested for providing a false name. Brebner also had a Washington warrant our for his arrest stemming from charges of assault and delivery of controlled substances.

Walters was arrested for possession with intent to deliver fentanyl and methamphetamine.

Brebner and Walters were booked in the Nez Perce County Jail.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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