Two Blair residents were arrested Tuesday morning after officers with the Blair Police Department served a search warrant at a residents in the 1900 block of Washington Street around 7:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Anita L. Derevjagin, 48, Blair was arrested and booked into the Washington County Jail for unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a weapon by a previously convicted felon and theft by receiving stolen property.

Kenneth V. Halsey, 41, Blair, was arrested and booked into the Washington County Jail for for unlawful possession of a weapon by a previously convicted felon and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

The warrant service and arrests occurred without incident or injury. Assisting Blair police were the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, The III Corps Drug Task Force and the Nebraska Attorney General’s Office.

 The investigation which prompted the warrant service is still ongoing.

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