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Four Arrested On Numerous Drug/Weapons Charges - 4/20/2018 -

PRESS RELEASE

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

April 20, 2018

11:40 a.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

Four Arrested On Numerous Drug/Weapons Charges

(St. Martinville, LA.)-Early this morning, at approximately 2:28 a.m., a Deputy with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office observed a dark colored Ford F-150 traveling south at a high rate of speed on Rees Street, in Breaux Bridge, LA. A traffic stop was initiated on the vehicle and when the driver exited the vehicle, the Deputy smelled a strong odor of suspected marijuana.

Permission to search the vehicle was granted by the driver, and upon searching the vehicle, Deputies located approximately 22.5 grams of suspected Marijuana, along with several items of drug paraphernalia, a bottle of Promethazine, and a Smith and Wesson hand gun.

The following four occupants of the vehicle were arrested and charged as follows:

Logan Smith, 17, St. Martinville:

La. R.S.-32:64-General Speed Law

La. R.S.-32:304-Tail lamps

La. R.S.-40:966-Penalty for distribution or possession with intent to distribute narcotic drugs listed in Schedule I

La. R.S.-40:1023-Prohibited acts, drug paraphernalia

La. R.S.-14:95-Illegal carrying of weapons in the possession of a controlled dangerous substance

La. R.S.-40:970-Prohibited acts--Schedule V; penalties

La. R.S.-14:91.13-Illegal use of controlled dangerous substances in the presence of persons under seventeen years of age

 

Anthony Innis, 17, St. Martinville:

La. R.S.-40:966-Penalty for distribution or possession with intent to distribute narcotic drugs listed in Schedule I

La. R.S.-40:1023-Prohibited acts, drug paraphernalia

La. R.S.-14:95-Illegal carrying of weapons in the possession of a controlled dangerous substance

La. R.S.-40:970-Prohibited acts--Schedule V; penalties

La. R.S.-14:91.13-Illegal use of controlled dangerous substances in the presence of persons under seventeen years of age

Kegun Senette, 17, New Iberia:

La. R.S.-40:966- Penalty for distribution or possession with intent to distribute narcotic drugs listed in Schedule I

La. R.S.-40:1023-Prohibited acts, drug paraphernalia

La. R.S.-14:95-Illegal carrying of weapons in the possession of a controlled dangerous substance

La. R.S.-40:970-Prohibited acts--Schedule V; penalties

La. R.S.-14:91.13-Illegal use of controlled dangerous substances in the presence of persons under seventeen years of age

A juvenile male, 16, St. Martinville,

La. R.S.-40:966-Penalty for distribution or possession with intent to distribute narcotic drugs listed in Schedule I

La. R.S.-40:1023-Prohibited acts, drug paraphernalia

La. R.S.-14:95-Illegal carrying of weapons in the possession of a controlled dangerous substance

La. R.S.-40:970-Prohibited acts--Schedule V; penalties

Following their arrests, they were booked in to the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges and their bonds were set as follows:

Logan Smith-$9500.00

Anthony Innis-$14,500.00

Kegun Senette-$9500.00

Juvenile-After being booked in on the above charges, he was released to the custody of his parents.


 

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