A Port Barre couple was arrested on Thursday morning after an investigation by police into a complaint of illegal drug sales.
Port Barre Police Chief Deon Boudreaux says that officers executed a search warrant at a home on Carrier Street after receiving complaints of the alleged sales and excessive traffic at the home.
Boudreaux says police searched the home and recovered a cache of THC candies, THC vapes, over 80 Ecstasy pills, 117 grams of Marijuana, a 9mm pistol, several gun cases containing loaded multiple 30 round 9mm magazines and a 100 round drum for an AR-15 rifle.
22-year-old Tatiana Freeman and 23-year-old Robert Andrus were arrested and booked on the following charges:
- Possession with intent to distribute Marijuana
- 2 counts of possession with intent to distribute THC products
- Possession of a Firearm in the presence of a CDS
- Possession with intent to distribute schedule I narcotics- Ecstasy
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
Police say Andrus was also booked on a charge of Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
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