APSO arrests Gonzales man on multiple drug charges

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

According to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre, narcotics detectives arrested 39-year-old Sedrick Thompson on Monday, July 9 at his residence on multiple drug charges.

Narcotics detectives executed a search warrant on Thompson’s residence located at 13502 Highway 61, lot 12 in Gonzales and located approximately 9.9 ounces of methamphetamine, 26 grams of heroin, 14 grams of cocaine, one pound of marijuana, a quantity of suboxone, a digital scale, and a quantity of cash.

Thompson was placed under arrest and booked into the Ascension Parish Jail on charges of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession with intent to distribute heroin, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with intent to distribute suboxone, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

No bond has been set yet.

Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division at 225-621-8350 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must call Crime Stoppers immediately.

Contributed by APSO