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Sheriff: 9 arrested, 3 wanted in Houma Wet & Wild Saloon bust

Wet & Wild Saloon in Houma (Source: Google) Wet & Wild Saloon in Houma (Source: Google)
HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

Several suspects were arrested Thursday night in connection with illegal activity at a local bar, according to the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office.

During a month-long investigation, undercover agents conducted surveillance at the Wet and Wild Saloon on Highway 182 in Houma. The investigation was initiated after tips from multiple sources indicated the bar’s employees were involved in prostitution and drug dealing, according to Sheriff Jerry Larpenter.

During the undercover operation, agents confirmed the tips, Larpenter said.

On Thursday night, agents executed a search warrant at the bar, resulting in the arrests of nine suspects for crimes including soliciting for prostitution, promoting prostitution and distribution of methamphetamine.

Three suspects wanted in connection with the investigation remain at large.

All of those arrested were jailed at the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex.

Arrested are:

Skylar Kae Ledet, 24, of Houma, for nudity or partial nudity and two counts of being a principal to drug distribution;

Brandie M. Tucker, 22, of Morgan City, for nudity or partial nudity and prostitution;

Albert J. Daigle, 52, of Houma, for promoting prostitution, pandering, acts prohibited on premises and operating under suspended or revoked permits;

Georgiana C. Schipplein, 37, of Houma, for nudity or partial nudity and prostitution;

Kyra Williams, 24, Houma for nudity or partial nudity and prostitution;

Peytone E. Landry, 22, of Houma, for promoting prostitution and pandering;

Rachel Ann Smiley, 34, of Houma, for pandering, acts prohibited on premises and operating under suspended or revoked permits, nudity or partial nudity

and keeping a disorderly place.

Lance Levi Smiley, 36, of Houma, for promoting prostitution, pandering, acts prohibited on premises, operating under suspended or revoked permits, allowing nudity or partial nudity and keeping a disorderly place;

Donald F. Erickson II, 25, of Houma, distribution of meth and obstruction of justice.

Still at large are: Chianti L. Holmes, 34 of New Orleans, wanted for distribution of marijuana; Sarah Jean Fisher, 24, of Thibodaux wanted for nudity or partial nudity and prostitution; Eveling D. Hernandez, 31, of Kenner, wanted for nudity or partial nudity and prostitution.

The Houma Police Department, Louisiana State Police and ATC assisted with this investigation.  

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