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    Louisiana State Police conducts multi-parish drug bust

    By Raeven Poole,

    29 days ago

    Disclaimer: All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

    GRAY, La. ( WGNO ) — Several arrests have been made and multiple drugs have been seized following months of investigation into a possible drug trafficking operation through four parishes.

    In January, detectives with the Louisiana State Police Criminal Investigations Division-Houma Field Office began investigating in Terrebonne, Lafourche, St. Mary and Avoyelles parishes.

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    With the support of Homeland Security Investigations New Orleans, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office, Houma Police Department, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office and Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office, detectives report finding:

    • 56 grams of heroin/fentanyl mixtures
    • 366 fentanyl pills
    • 200 grams of methamphetamine
    • 396 grams of powder cocaine
    • 20.7 grams of crack cocaine
    • 575 grams of marijuana
    • 14 ecstasy/MDMA pills
    • 44.8 grams of powdered ecstasy/MDMA
    • 127 Xanax/hydrocodone/oxycodone pills

    Additionally, detectives also found $10,375, a vehicle and a gun.

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    The following people were arrested and booked into the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex on the following charges:

    • 33-year-old Jeffery Williams Jr. (33, Gibson, LA): drug racketeering, distribution of a CDS Schedule I, two counts of distribution of a CDS Schedule II and transactions involving drug proceeds
    • 55-year-old Christopher Diano: drug racketeering
    • 60-year-old Craig Albarado: drug racketeering
    • 49-year-old Lucius Romero Jr.: drug racketeering

    The following were arrested and booked into the Lafourche Parish Correctional Complex

    • 45-year-old Clarence Jones: drug racketeering
    • 34-year-old Justin Lawson: drug racketeering
    • 49-year-old Michael Robichaux: drug racketeering

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