Authorities confiscate $100,000 worth of heroin following investigation
BATON ROUGE - Authorities charged three suspects for possession with intent to distribute various kinds of drugs.
Officials arrested 32-year-old Victor Martinez, 34-year-old Felipe Guzman and 30-year-old Omar Amaro on Thursday. All three have been charged with one count of resisting an officer and possession with intent to distribute schedule 1(heroin) & 2(meth).
EBRSO Narcotics, BRPD Narcotics and Baton Rouge DEA Task Force Officers started a shared investigation which resulted in three search warrants on Tracy Ave. near Hurricane Creek.
During the search authorities confiscated:
· 1.5 kilograms of Heroin (approx. street value $100,000)
· 2 kilograms of Methamphetamine (Approx. street value $20,000)
· 1 semiautomatic handgun
The suspects were booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
EBRSO K-9 and EBRSO Uniform Patrol Central Substation also assisted.
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