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Two arrested on multiple drug charges in Kearney

Posted at 5:00 PM, Jan 06, 2020

KEARNEY, Neb. (KMTV) — The Nebraska State Patrol says Katherina Dydel, 49, and Christopher Hines, 42, were arrested after investigators located methamphetamine, hydrocodone pills, marijuana, digital scales, a knife and drug paraphernalia at a home.

On Friday, Jan. 3, investigators executed a search warrant on the home in Kearney.

Dydel and Hines were arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana – more than one ounce, possession of a weapon during the commission of a felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Dydel was also arrested on a warrant for three counts of distribution of methamphetamine, according to the Nebraska State Patrol.

Both were lodged in the Buffalo County Jail.

The operation included the Nebraska State Patrol, Kearney Police Department, Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office, and Adams County Sheriff’s Office.