PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Joel Anthony Landry, 32, of 4345-A Highway 70 South, Pierre Part, LA, following a traffic stop early Friday morning in Pierre Part.
A uniformed patrol deputy observed a vehicle on Lee Drive in Pierre Part at approximately 2:00 a.m. commit a traffic violation. The deputy stopped the vehicle and proceeded to interview the driver. During the process of that interview, the driver consented to a search of the vehicle. During the search the deputy located quantities of meth-amphetamine and Klonopin.
After interviewing the remaining occupants of the vehicle, Joel Anthony Landry was placed under arrest, transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
*Possession of Meth-Amphetamine
*Possession of Klonopin
Landry was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.