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St. Martinville Man Arrested On Methamphetamine and Heroin Charges - 12/15/2016 -


St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

December 15, 2016

2:02 p.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

St. Martinville Man Arrested On Methamphetamine and Heroin Charges

(St. Martinville, LA)-This morning, following an investigation into reports of suspected illegal drug activity, Narcotics Agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence in the 4000 block of Bridge St. Hwy in St. Martinville, LA. The search warrant was obtained following an undercover operation whereby a Narcotics Agent purchased illegal drugs from the residence.

Following the execution of the warrant, Agents found Jarried Fontenot 45, St. Martinville, in possession of Methamphetamine, Heroin, along with U.S. Currency, and materials used to package and distribute the illegal drugs.

He was subsequently arrested and charged as follows:

Possession with the Intent to Distribute Schedule II CDS (Methamphetamine)

Possession of Schedule I CDS (Heroin)

Transactions Involving Proceeds from Drug Offenses

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.

If you suspect illegal drug activity is occurring in your neighborhood, please report it by calling the Narcotics Tip Line @ (337) 394-2626. You can remain anonymous and we appreciate your assistance by helping us keep the streets of St. Martin Parish free from illegal drug activity.



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