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BATON ROUGE - Jailers released the mugshots of two men police said were running a drug and weapons smuggling trafficking operation from a home in Spanish Town.

Russell Jefferis, 28, and Sean Krieg, 29, were two of nearly a dozen people arrested in a city-wide raid. The pair listed their address as a non-nondescript house on North 6th Street. The two-day raid netted a veritable pharmacy of illegal drugs along with guns and cash.

The searches were conducted on Dec. 10 and Dec. 11 following several short term investigations and a month long investigation into drug trafficking in the Zion City area, according to police.

According to the BRPD news release, agents seized more than eight pounds of high-grade marijuana, heroin, methamphetamine, liquid THC, cocaine, MDMA, opium, psilocybin "magic" mushrooms and LSD. Various illegally obtained prescription drugs were among the narcotics recovered during the bust.

Narcotics agents also said they recovered 30 firearms, including assault rifles, handguns, shotguns, rifles and even a grenade launcher. More than $140,000 in U.S. currency was recovered as a part of the bust.

Individuals arrested during the series of searches include:
-Catherine Willoughby, 26
Posession with intent to distribute: Marijuana, Marijuana Wax, Oxycodone and Alprazolam

-Cody Mack, 27
Possession with intent to distribute: Heroin, Methamphetamine, Marijuana, possession of a firearm with CDS, possession of a firearm by convicted felon, resisting an officer

-Sean Krieg, 29
Possession with intent to distribute: Marijuana, Cocaine, Opium, THC, LSD, MDMA, Clonazepam, Suboxone, Belladona and Opium, Psilocybin and possession of a firearm with CDS

-Russell Jefferis, 28
Possession with intent to distribute: Marijuana, Cocaine, Opium, THC, LSD, MDMA, Clonazepam, Suboxone, Belladona and Opium, Psilocybin and possession of a firearm with CDS

-William Creft, Jr, 39
Possession of Hydrocodone, possession of Marijuana- 2nd Offense, possession of a firearm with CDS and possession of a firearm by convicted felon

-Ronnie Byrd, 38
Possession with intent to distribute: Cocaine

-Joshua Valley, 24
Possession of Cocaine, obstruction of justice

-Eric Duncan, 40
Possession with intent to distribute: Marijuana, Cocaine, possession of a firearm with CDS, possession of a firearm by convicted felon

-Reginald Anderson
Possession with intent to distribute: Cocaine

-Eric Polk, 30
Fugitive from EBRSO

-Ricky Mitchell, 35
Possession with intent to distribute: Marijuana, obstruction of justice

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