Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that on the afternoon Wednesday, March 10, 2010
, deputies responded to a suspicious person complaint on Brown Street in Bertrandville. The anonymous called indicated that the subjects in question were be using and selling illegal drugs.
Upon arrival, deputies located the subjects sitting in two vehicles parked on Brown Street. When deputies contacted the subjects they discovered several individually packaged bags of marijuana and two Lortab pills in one vehicle and a loaded 9mm semi-automatic handgun in the other vehicle.
The following subjects were arrested in connection with the investigation into this matter:
1. Keuon Diggs 19
137 Jones Street
Charges: Possession with Intent to Distribute 16.3 ounces of marijuana and Possession of Lortab.
2. Darius Bridges 24
5437 Douglas Street
Charge: FTA (outstanding warrant)
3. Kovadus Johnson 18
6630 Siegen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
Charge: Delinquency of a Juvenile (the 14 year old with the handgun)
The remaining subject, a fourteen year old Bertrandville boy, was arrested for possession of the 9mm pistol.