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NARCOTICS ARREST - Nootsie Cavalier III - Tuesday, October 4, 2016

ASSUMPTION – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Nootsie Joseph Cavalier, III, 23, on Tuesday morning near Paincourtville, LA.

A patrol division officer observed a Chevrolet Tahoe parked in a business parking lot at 1:30 a.m. with its head lights off.  The deputy noted the driver’s side door open, approached the vehicle and requested the driver to step out.  The deputy interviewed the subject and observed him to be nervous.  During the interview, Cavalier consented to a search of the vehicle and officers located marijuana and several doses of Xanax.  Cavalier was arrested, transported to the parish jail and booked on charges of:

*Possession of Marijuana

*Possession of Xanax

Cavalier was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.