Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reported the
arrest of Ray Madere, age 53, of 5494 Hwy. 308, Plattenville on drug charges
related to a traffic stop.
A patrol deputy observed Madere operating a 4 wheeler
on LA.1 near Bertrandville. The deputy
initiated a traffic stop during which Madere fled into Bayou Lafourche but was
quickly apprehended upon exiting Bayou Lafourche by responding officers.
They Deputy initiating the traffic stop observed
Madere drop several items while entering Bayou Lafourche. These items included a quantity of
Madere was placed under arrest and transported to the
parish jail and booked on the following charges:
*Resisting an Officer
*Operating an Off Road
Vehicle on the Roadway
Bond had not been set
at the time of releases.