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NARCOTICS ARREST - SEARCH WARRANT - Wednesday, February 1, 2017

NAPOLEONVILLE Ė Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Dwayne Jupiter, 31, of 101 West Avenue, Napoleonville, LA, on multiple drug charges following the execution of a search warrant at his home on Tuesday afternoon.

As part of an ongoing criminal probe, narcotics agents initiated an investigation and determined that Jupiter was associated with illegal drug activity.  Agents established probable cause sufficient to obtain a search warrant for Jupiterís home.

Agents converged on the West Avenue location on Tuesday afternoon and during the search did seize quantities of marijuana, cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

Jupiter was placed under arrest, transported to the parish detention center and booked on charges of:

*Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute

*Possession of Cocaine

*Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

*Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances in the Presence of a Juvenile

Jupiterís bond has been set at $65,000.

 

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.