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Cecilia Man Arrested On Several Narcotics, Body Armor and Weapons Charges - 7/22/2016 -

PRESS RELEASE

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

July 22, 2016

12:39p.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

Cecilia Man Arrested on Several Narcotics, Advanced Body Armor and Weapons Charges

(St. Martinville, LA)-Following a report of suspected drug activity, Wednesday evening, St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Agents executed a search warrant at a property located in the 1100 block of Grand Anse Hwy., Cecilia, LA.

Following the execution of the warrant, agents recovered a large amount of the following illegal narcotics; Methamphetamine, Amphetamine, Marijuana, Anti-Depressants and Pain Pills which have a street value of approximately $30,000.00. In addition, several firearms including handguns and an assault rifle were also seized along with a significant amount of U.S. Currency. Three suspected stolen advanced military body armor vests along with several sets of ballistic plates were also recovered from the residence. The investigation regarding the suspected theft of the advanced military body armor vests remains under investigation.

Colby Calais, 45, Cecilia, was arrested and charged as follows:

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule I CDS (Marijuana) 2nd Offense

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule II CDS (Methamphetamine over 28 grams) 3rd Offense

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule II CDS (Amphetamine)

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule II CDS (Caprisoprodol)

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule III CDS (Hydrodone)

Possession With Intent To Distribute Schedule IV CDS (Alprazolam)

Illegal Carrying Of Weapons In The Presence of a CDS

Possession Of A Firearm By A Person Convicted Of Certain Felonies

Illegal Use Of Body Armor

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Illegal Use Of Controlled Dangerous Substances In The Presence Of Persons Under Seventeen Years Of Age

 

Following his arrest, he was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges.

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