MAY 18, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: SEARCH WARRANT / NARCOTICS
ARREST – ARDELL S. SKIDMORE
NAPOLEONVILLE – Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the
arrest of Ardell S. Skidmore, 27, of 132 Skidmore Lane, Napoleonville, LA, on
drug and weapons charges after deputies and narcotics agents executed a search
warrant on the suspect’s home.
As part of a continuing narcotics investigation,
agents developed intelligence that led them to Skidmore. After establishing probable cause, agents
applied for and received a search warrant and converged on the location
During the search, agents seized a quantity of marijuana,
assorted drug paraphernalia, firearms and cash.
Skidmore was arrested, transported to the Assumption
Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
of Drug Paraphernalia
Carrying of Weapons in the Presence of Controlled Dangerous Substances
Skidmore was jailed pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.