SCAT and Metro Narcotics Units Arrest Three On Multiple Drug Charges

SCAT and Metro Narcotics Units Arrest Three On Multiple Drug Charges

Three people have been arrested on multiple charges, including the production, distribution and possession of methanphetamine.
Blaine Powell
Blaine Powell
Brittany Warner
Brittany Warner

WEST MONROE (KTVE/KARD) - Deputies with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office SCAT and Metro Narcotics Units have arrested three people on multiple drug related offenses.

On August 7th, police conducted an investigation at 209 Wheelis Street and found that one man, Marcus Thomas of West Monroe was in possession of methamphetamine.

A further investigation led police to two other individuals, Blaine Powell and Brittany Warner.

Police say the two were in position of large amounts of meth and the prescription drug, Oxycodone, along with digital scales, small plastic bags and glass pipes. Police also found a large amount of money, in denominations consistent with street level drug sales.

Deputies located two guns, which Powell, who is a convicted felon, stated belonged to him.

Thomas is charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, schedule II.

Powell is charged with five counts of possession with intent to distribute, the creation of narcotics with intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, four counts of criminal conspiracy, and two counts of having drugs in a ‘drug-free zone.” His bond has been set at $590,500.

Warner is charged with three counts of possession with intent to distribute, one count of production of narcotics with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, and criminal conspiracy. Her bond has been set at $95,500.

 

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