29 people busted in suspected international narcotics ring investigation

29 people busted in suspected international narcotics ring investigation
29 people were arrested in connection with a narcotics investigation that uncovered an alleged international drug ring.

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, LA (WVUE) - The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies made almost 30 arrests following a narcotics investigation in Pearl River, Hickory and Talisheek.

The team "strategically collaborated with multiple sources of information, conducted countless hours of surveillance and interviewed numerous subjects to target the illegal use and distribution of methamphetamine."

The investigations revealed that the methamphetamine was not produced in the parish, but the illegal drugs were being brought in from foreign countries.

So far, the investigations have netted 29 arrests, many of which included narcotics or weapons offenses.

Those arrested include the following:

Danielle Roach (DOB 12/29/1984)

  • 40:967AC – PWITD Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1041 – Transactions involving the proceeds of narcotics offenses
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 14:108 – Resisting an Officer
  • 32:415 – Driving Under Suspension

John "Stevey" Seal (DOB 09/09/1968)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Hydrocodone
  • 14:108 – Resisting an Officer
  • 14:130.1 – Obstruction of Justice

Jesse Provost (DOB 07/13/1983)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • CCRP:21 – Contempt of Court

Tamara Boykin (DOB 08/22/1983)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:969C – Possession of Schedule IV CDS to wit Tramadol
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Glynn Acy III (DOB 12/03/1990)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 14:95E – Possession of Firearm in the Presence of CDS
  • 14:130.1 – Obstruction of Justice
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Joseph Frechou (DOB 12/18/1982)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:966E3 – Possession of Marijuana (3rd Offense)
  • 40:966AC – PWITD Schedule I CDS to wit Synthetic Marijuana
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • 14:95.1 – Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

Ryan Hudson (DOB 05/04/1975)

  • 40:1060.13 – Possession of a Legend Drug without a Prescription to wit Gabapentin
  • 40:966E – Possession of Marijuana
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Ernest Babin (DOB 03/06/1977)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:969C – Possession of Schedule IV CDS to wit Clonazepam
  • 14:130.1 – Obstruction of Justice

Tony Ballard (DOB 10/18/1997)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:969C – Possession of Schedule IV CDS tow wit Clonazepam
  • 14:130.1 – Obstruction of Justice

Cherie Walters (DOB 10/15/1966)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Charles Cody Delaughter (DOB 05/03/1985)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Hydrocodone
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • CCRP:21 – Contempt of Court

Shannon Williams (DOB 10/20/1971)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine

Anna Holley (DOB 09/11/1989)

  • CCRP:21 – Contempt of Court
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Cocaine
  • 40:968C – Possession of Schedule III CDS to wit Suboxone

Danna Rhodes (DOB 01/18/1974)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:966E – Possession of Marijuana
  • 40:969C – Possession of Schedule IV CDS to wit Xanax
  • 14:95.1 – Possession of a Firearm by Convicted Felon
  • 14:95E – Possession of a Firearm in the Presence of CDS
  • 14:402 – Introducing Contraband into a Penal Facility

Damion Simmons (DOB 09/09/1990)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • 14:108 – Resisting an Officer

Bryan Daw (DOB 09/10/1972)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

April Slaydon Magee (DOB 04/01/1988)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Jennifer Magee (DOB 01/25/1984)

  • 14:00 – Fugitive (White County, Arkansas)
  • 14:108 – Resisting an Officer
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Gary McClain (DOB 07/22/1982)

  • 40:966E – Possession of Marijuana
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Jessica Pate (DOB 07/15/1986)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Amphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Adam Edmondson (DOB 07/26/1977)

  • 40:966E – Possession of Marijuana
  • CCRP:21 – Contempt of Court

Jessie Smith (DOB 01/13/1985)

  • 32:57.1 – Failure to Appear
  • 14:108 – Resisting an Officer
  • 14:95.1 – Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

Brandon Williams (DOB 03/08/1978)

  • 40:966C – Possession of Schedule I CDS to wit Heroin
  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • 14:91.13 – Possession of CDS in the Presence of Minors

Kristin Barbot (DOB 10/17/1984)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 32:415 – Driving Under Suspension

Shane Bossier (DOB 03/24/1981)

  • 40:967AC – PWITD Schedule II CDS to with Methamphetamine
  • 32:415 – Driving Under Suspension

Kayleigh Aguero (DOB 08/19/1991)

  • 40:967C – Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Rodney Ridenour (DOB 05/26/1960)

  • 40:967AC - PWITD Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:968C - Possession of Schedule IV CDS to wit Suboxone
  • 40:1023 - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • 14:00 - Fugitive

Clinton Crowe (DOB 10/09/1969)

  • 40:967C - Possession of Schedule II CDS to wit Methamphetamine
  • 40:969C - Possession of Schedule IV CDS to wit Alprazolam
  • 40:1023 - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Robert Lane (DOB 01/02/1990)

  • 15:542.1.2 - Sex Offender to Notify Change of Address

The investigation is ongoing.