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9 arrested in drug warrant round-up

3 years 3 months 6 days ago June 20, 2013 Jun 20, 2013 Thursday, June 20 2013 June 20, 2013 1:59 PM in News
Source: EBRSO

BATON ROUGE - Deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish conducted a round-up Wednesday to bust nine people who they say either tried to or successfully obtained drugs fraudulently.

The department says its been working with doctors and pharmacists in the area to track down the suspects. Many were identified as using stolen prescription pads or stolen ID information to get the drugs. The majority consisted of pain medication.

Those arrested include:

Sharlenitia Hills, 39
Latrice Robinson, 42
Yolanda Stewart, 58
James Williams, 42
Lester James Louis, 31
Angele Mixson, 37
Christopher Contis, 33

Two others, Timolin Guidry and Sabrina Williams, were also picked up for outstanding warrants.

Deputies say they don't believe the suspects were working together.

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