3 men arrested on drug, weapon charges in Chalmette

3 men arrested on drug, weapon charges in Chalmette
From left to right: Emon Thompson, Dorion Charles, and Izeah White (SBPSO)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Three Chalmette men were arrested on Oct. 10 with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, and marijuana and two handguns, according to the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office.

One of the guns was reported stolen.

The arrests were the result of an undercover investigation.

Izeah White, 22, of the 3300 block of Golden Drive in Chalmette, was booked with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and felony possession of a firearm.

Dorian Charles, 23, of West Carolina Drive in Chalmette, was booked with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and felony possession of firearm.

Emon Thompson, 20, of the 3300 block of Golden Drive in Chalmette, was booked with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a firearm while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of a stolen firearm, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

After obtaining a search warrant for White and Thompson’s residence on Golden Drive, agents recovered 60 grams of marijuana, a .9mm handgun which was reported stolen out of New Orleans, a .10mm handgun, and drug paraphernalia, including clear plastic bags and a digital scale, the sheriff said.

All three subjects were transported to St. Bernard Parish Prison to be booked.

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