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Three Arrested On Drug Charges In Catahoula - 8/28/2017 -

PRESS RELEASE

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

August 28, 2017

4:30 p.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

Three Arrested On Drug Charges In Catahoula

(St. Martinville, LA)-Following reports of suspected drug activity, Narcotics Agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office obtained a search warrant for a residence located in the 1000 block of Helen Street in Catahoula, LA. Yesterday afternoon, Agents with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division along with the Patrol Division executed the search warrant and following the execution of the warrant, Agents recovered several different types of illegal drugs including Methamphetamine, MDMA, and Marijuana.

The following three men were arrested and charged as follows:

Gerald Mouton 36, Catahoula:

1 Count-Possession with the intent to distribute Methamphetamine

1 Count-Possession with the intent to distribute MDMA

1 Count-Possession with the intent to distribute Marijuana

1 Count-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

1 Count-Transactions involving proceeds from drug offenses

Shane Courville 49, Catahoula:

1 Active Arrest Warrant for Failure to Appear

1 Count-Possession of Marijuana

1 Count-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Shawn Courville 44, Catahoula:

1 Active Arrest Warrant For Failure to Appear

1 Count-Possession of Marijuana

1 Count-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia




Following their arrests, they were all booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges. If you would like to report suspected illegal drug activity in your neighborhood, you can do so by calling the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Tip Line at (337) 394-2626.

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