WBRZ News

Three arrested in drug, burglary case in Livingston Parish

Font size

Posted: Jan 7, 2010 1:38 PM by Brian Waldrep
Updated: Jan 7, 2010 2:17 PM
Source: LPSO

  Rating: 5.0 (2 votes)

Topics: Couple, Arrested, Drugs, Livingston, Parish

A woman accused of selling illegal drugs in the presence of her two month old son, is under arrest.

Authorities say the father of the child burglarized a local pharmacy, and brought the drugs to the mother's home in Holden.

When agents arrived, they found the mother with 200 Hydrocodone pills in front of her, within her son's reach.

Authorities also found two large bags of pills inside the baby's basinet.

The child's mother, Colleen Poche was arrested and booked on multiple drug possession charges. The father, Ronald Carter Jr. was also arrested and booked on one count of burglary.

Agents also arrested David Holden as an accomplice with Carter in the burglary of the pharmacy.

The Office of Community Services took custody of the child.

Most Popular