Investigations lead to seizure of drugs, guns, money and 2 arrests
BATON ROUGE – Investigations conducted by multiple law enforcement agencies led to two arrests and the seizure of several drugs, guns and money on Tuesday.
Detectives with the BRPD Special Response Team, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office and the West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office assisted in investigations that led to the arrest of Darryl Spears and Johnny Grant.
Spears was arrested after the agencies found drugs while conducting a search warrant. Grant was arrested later in the day, following a separate investigation that led to the seizure of two loaded guns, large amounts of cash, two vehicles along with several drugs.
According to BRPD, the following was seized:
22,542 grams (49.7 pounds) of suspected Methamphetamine
670 grams (1.47 pounds) of suspected Heroin
3,017.7 grams (6.64 pounds) of suspected high grade Marijuana
216 dosage units of suspected Alprazolam
107 dosage units of suspected Hydrocodone
39 dosage units of suspected Amphetamine/Dextroamphetamine
11 dosage units of suspected Oxycodone
5 dosage units of suspected Suboxone
One loaded FN .40 caliber handgun (Grant)
One loaded Glock 9mm caliber handgun (Grant)
$12,501.00 U.S. currency
2013 Audi A7
2015 Audi Q7
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
After outrageous remarks about officers' deaths, mayor parts ways with activist
Water was an issue at Thursday morning house fire
Man demanding answers after windshield crushed by golf ball
18-wheeler causes community power outage
EBRSO wants to remind residents to take simple precautions to avoid burglaries