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Praireville man arrested for possession of crack

4 years 1 week 1 day ago May 17, 2013 May 17, 2013 Friday, May 17 2013 May 17, 2013 10:19 AM in News
Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office

GONZALES - Sheriff's deputies arrested a Prairieville man after they said they caught him with crack cocaine.

Deputies arrested 34-year-old Christopher Pointer on Tuesday, and charged him with possession of crack cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Investigators said they were investigating illegal drug activity on Sammy St. in Gonzales when they stopped a vehicle Pointer was riding in. That's when narcotics detectives said they discovered he had cocaine in his possession.

Deputies booked Pointer into the Ascension Parish Jail. He has a $25,342.50 bond.

Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division by calling 225-621-8350 or by texting 847411. Investigators say your tips will remain anonymous.

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