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4 arrested in Houma heroin bust

2 years 3 months 1 week ago Wednesday, September 02 2015 Sep 2, 2015 September 02, 2015 11:58 AM September 02, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Brock Sues

HOUMA - Narcotics agents in Terrebonne Parish say they made four arrests and seized various drugs and drug paraphernalia after they searched a a residence in Houma.

Agents said they conducted a search of a home on Wilson Ave. after an earlier traffic stop gave them reason to believe narcotics related activity was going on in the house. During the search, deputies seized more than 8 grams of heroin, around 7 grams of marijuana and Xanax, all packaged for distribution.

They also seized numerous items of drug paraphernalia including foil packs used to package heroin for sale, a chopping board with razor blade used to cut heroin, clear plastic bags used to package the drugs, four counterfeit $20 bills and used syringes used for heroin administration.

33-year-old Josey Leblanc was arrested and charged with turning signal required, switched license plate, possession with intent to distribute CDS Schedule I heroin, possession with intent to distribute CDS Schedule IV Xanax, and proceeds derived from drug transactions.

24-year-old Roberto Ramos was arrested and charged with possession of CDS Schedule I heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and use of a CDS in the presence of a juvenile.

22-year-old Beatrice Sosa was arrested and booked on charges of possession of CDS Schedule I heroin, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, use of a CDS in the presence of a juvenile and monetary instrument abuse.

57-year-old Judy Porche was arrested and charged with possession of CDS Schedule I heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Leblanc, Ramos and Sosa were also wanted for other unrelated warrants including failure to appear and contempt of court.

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