MAY 01, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: TRAFFIC STOP / NARCOTICS
CHARGES – MARTELL M. TELFAIR
BELLE ROSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of Martell M. Telfair, 33, of 1002 Mc Ginnis Street,
Donaldsonville, LA, on a number of drug charges following a traffic stop near
Belle Rose, LA.
A K-9 unit on patrol Sunday, April 30, 2017, observed
a vehicle commit a traffic violation.
The officer executed a traffic stop.
Prior to stopping the vehicle, the officer observed the driver discard a
package out of the vehicle’s window.
Deputies interviewed the driver, who was identified as Telfair, and then
recovered the discarded package.
Based on the investigation, the suspect was arrested,
transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on counts of:
of Drug Paraphernalia
Telfair 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.