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Couple arrested on drug charges

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Kenneth "Killer" Wagner (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office) Kenneth "Killer" Wagner (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)
Povial Ward Povial Ward
GONZALES, LA (WAFB) -

A Gonzales couple was arrested Friday on a long list of drug-related charges.

Kenneth "Killer" Wagner, 23, and Povial Ward, 22, were taken into custody after a search warrant was executed at their home on S. Sammy St.

Deputies say the couple's two small children were present during the search, but were released to proper authorities.

Investigators say they found crack, marijuana, prescription drugs, digital scales, and two guns.  One of the guns had been reported stolen.

Wagner has been charged with cocaine distribution, possession with intent to distribute schedule II CDS, possession of marijuana, possession with intent to distribute a legend drug, possession of a stolen firearm, two counts of illegal carrying of weapons, two counts of possession of CDS in the presence of juveniles and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Ward was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession with intent to distribute a legend drug, possession of stolen firearm, two counts illegal carrying of a weapon and two counts possession of CDS in the presence of juveniles.

Both are in Ascension Parish Jail awaiting bond.

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