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St, Martinville Man Arrested On Drugs and Weapons Charges - 9/2/2016 -

PRESS RELEASE

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

September 2, 2016

1:35 p.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

St. Martinville Man Arrested On Drugs and Weapons Charges

(St. Martinville, LA)-This morning, Narcotics Agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1000 block of Promiseland Drive in St. Martinville, following an investigation into reports of suspected illegal drug activity. Agents obtained the search warrant following an undercover operation whereby a Narcotics Agent bought crack cocaine from a St. Martinville man, who was later identified as Michael Zeno, 31, St. Martinville, from his residence in the 1000 block of Promiseland Dr. in St. Martinville.

Following the execution of the search warrant, Agents recovered the illegal drug Ecstasy, Marijuana, Oxycodone, Alprazolam and Suboxone, and other illegal drugs, along with a handgun, rifle, and U.S. Currency.

He was subsequently arrested and charged as follows:

Possession With The Intent To Distribute Schedule I CDS (MDMA)

Possession of Schedule I CDS (Marijuana)

Possession of Schedule II CDS (Oxycodone)

Possession of Schedule III CDS (Suboxone)

Possession of Schedule IV CDS (Alprazolam)

Illegal Use Of A CDS In The Presence Of A Juvenile

Transactions Involving Proceeds From Drug Offenses

Violation of Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substance Law Drug Free Zone

Illegal Carrying Of Weapons In The Presence of a CDS

Possession Of A Firearm By A Person Convicted Of Certain Felonies

Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia

 

Following his arrest, he was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges. At the time of this release, no bond had been set.

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