Follow us

drug; kenosha; zion; weapon

RACINE – A traffic stop resulted in the arrest of two Kenosha men and one Zion man on drug and weapons charges Wednesday.

According to criminal complaints filed by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office, Valentino F. Frazier, 24, of Kenosha, was charged with possession of a firearm by a felon as a party to a crime. The charge carries a repeat offender enhancement. 

Cory D. Light, 22, of Kenosha was charged with possession of THC and carrying a concealed weapon. 

The DA’s office charged Demetrey J. Lambouths, 22, of Zion, Ill., with possession of THC.

All three were in custody in the Racine County Jail as of Thursday afternoon.

Criminal complaint

According to the criminal complaint, Racine Police stopped a vehicle driven by Light in the 1500 block of Douglas Avenue. Frazier sat in the back seat and Lambouths in the front seat. A search of Light located a black, semi-automatic Beretta APX 9mm handgun in his left pocket. 

Police also found a “small baggie of a green leafy substance” on Light’s body. The substance later tested positive for THC (marijuana) and weighed 2.9 grams.

Police located a second semi-automatic handgun on the back seat under a yellow sweatshirt next to Frazier. 

“Frazier denied knowledge of the gun which had a live round in the chamber,” the complaint stated.

Officers identified it as a Czech CZ82 Makarov 9mm with live rounds in the magazine.

At the Racine Police station, Lambouths removed a baggie hidden in his groin area and turned it over to officers. 

The contents tested positive for THC (marijuana) and weighed 2 grams.


Your contribution is appreciated.

Rating: 1 out of 5.

Also in the News

Stolen debit card use could land Racine woman in jail for 9 months

RACINE COUNTY — A missing debit card at a Mount Pleasant gas station early in 2023 landed in the hands of a 23-year-old Racine woman, who now faces a misdemeanor charge for fraudulent use of that card. Lydia Johns remains free from custody on a $500 signature bond. The misdemeanor charge carries a maximum possible…

Business Spotlight: Nemo & Fogg

RACINE — A trip to Nemo & Fogg in Downtown Racine can be like a trip around the world too. Through this new restaurant at 322 6th St., owners Corey Szaryc and his wife, Jaimie Utley, aim to offer a unique dining experience to all who visit the area. At Nemo & Fogg, restaurant-goers will explore…

Paul Holley is retired from careers in journalism, public relations and marketing but not from life. These days, he pretty much writes about what he feels like writing. You may contact him directly at:...