Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Major Kevin Hanna reports seven arrests following a Drug investigation in Prairieville.
On July 15, the Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division began an investigation into reports of drug activity taking place at 17264 Hwy 929 Prairieville. During the investigation, narcotics detectives arrested the home owner, Crystal Carter, and her passenger Jeffrey Walker on drug charges during a traffic stop in Prairieville.
As a result of the traffic stop Narcotics detectives executed a search warrant at Crystal Carter’s residence located at 17264 Hwy 929 Prairieville. During the search, narcotics detectives located and arrested five additional people that were in Carters home. The five were arrested for possessing heroin, methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.
Crystal Carter, 31, of 17264 Hwy 929, Prairieville, was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine, three counts possession of schedule II CDS, and two counts possession of a legend drug.
All subjects have been booked into the Ascension Parish Jail awaiting bond as of July 18.
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.