Ascension Parish deputies arrest multiple suspects on drug charges

Staff Report
Detectives located a quantity of heroin, methamphetamine, amphetamine pills and other drug paraphernalia.

Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office deputies executed a search warrant on a residence located on Gold Place Road in St. Amant Oct. 17 after receiving an anonymous tip relating to drug activity.

According to a news release from Sheriff Bobby Webre, detectives located a quantity of heroin, methamphetamine, amphetamine pills, and other drug paraphernalia.

Seven suspects were arrested and charged:

  • Brandy Garner, 37, Country Drive, Prairieville, was charged with possession of schedule III CDS and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • John Tullier Jr, 56, of Camelia Drive, St. Amant, was charged with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute amphetamine pills, possession of a drug paraphernalia, and misdemeanor bench warrants for failure to appear.
  • Spencer Rouyea, 39, of Gold Place Road, St Amant, was charged with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute amphetamine pills, possession of a drug paraphernalia, felony bench warrant for failure to appear, and misdemeanor bench warrants for failure to appear.
  • Christina Morris, 19, of Leo Lambert Road, St Amant, was charged with resisting an officer, possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute amphetamine pills, possession of a drug paraphernalia, felony bench warrant for failure to appear, and misdemeanor bench warrants for failure to appear.
  • Rodney Carlson, 36, of Camelia Drive, St. Amant, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a legend drug, possession of drug paraphernalia, and misdemeanor bench warrant for failure to appear.
  • Shawn Leblanc, 50, of Valmon Roddy Road, Prairieville, was charged with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute amphetamine pills, possession of a drug paraphernalia, and misdemeanor bench warrant for failure to appear.
  • Darien Bennet, 27, of Germany Road, Prairieville, was charged with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute amphetamine pills, possession of a drug paraphernalia, and misdemeanor bench warrants for failure to appear. In addition, Bennett had active warrants for second degree battery (domestic violence), aggravated assault with a firearm (domestic violence), misdemeanor theft, resisting an officer, and 3 counts of criminal trespass.

All were booked into the Ascension Parish Jail where and are awaiting arraignment.