NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of Floria Lakeisha Ward, 34, of 159 Elmira Lane Thibodaux,
LA, on narcotics related charges.
Deputies investigated a theft late Monday night in
which Floria Lakeisha Ward was identified as a suspect. Investigating officers
began searching for Ward and a short time later, a stop of the vehicle being
operated by Ward occurred near LA 401 in Napoleonville.
Deputies interviewed Ward which resulted in her
consenting to a search of her vehicle. That search yielded a quantity of MDMA
(ecstasy) as well as items stolen in the theft earlier Monday.
Ward was placed under arrest, transported to the
parish detention center and booked on charges of Theft, Possession of MDMA and
Entering or Remaining After Being Forbidden.
Ward was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.