TRAFFIC STOP – DRUG LAW VIOLATIONS
STEPHANIE CHIASSON ROSS
PLATTENVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Stephanie Chiasson Ross, 45, of 207 Hesper Drive, Carencro, LA, on felony charges following a traffic stop on LA 1 near Michael Street in Plattenville on Monday evening.
A uniformed patrol deputy observed a vehicle commit a traffic violation and initiated a stop of that vehicle. The deputy made contact with the driver, now identified as Stephanie Chiasson Ross and conducted an officer / violator interview.
During a walk around of the vehicle, the deputy noted a fraudulent inspection sticker as well as an altered license tag.
At the conclusion of the interview, an inventory of the vehicle was conducted at which time a quantity of methamphetamine was seized.
Stephanie Chiasson Ross was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:
*Possession of Methamphetamine
*Obstruction of Justice
*Expired Motor Vehicle Inspection Tag
*Use of Multi-Beam Road Lighting Equipment
Stephanie Chiasson Ross remains incarcerated with bond set at $16,000.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.