Man arrested after allegedly assaulting next-door neighbors, possession of more than 11 ounces of crystal meth
PRAIRIEVILLE - A man was arrested at his home after allegedly assaulting multiple people with a firearm at a residence next door.
Ascension Parish sheriff's deputies were called to a home on Beechwood Road Friday. Witnesses told deputies that 30-year-old Phillip Mayers assaulted multiple people with a gun and then left.
Deputies went to Mayer's home, which is next door to where the assault occurred. They searched Mayer's residence and reportedly found a firearm, 26 grams of heroin, 324 grams of crystal methamphetamine, more than 30 clonazepam pills, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Mayers was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession with the intent to distribute heroin, possession with the intent to distribute schedule IV CDS, possession of a firearm in the presence of CDS, possession of drug paraphernalia, simple battery, and disturbing the peace.
Deputies also arrested 23-year-old Destiny Weaver, who was inside Mayers’ home. She was charged with possession of heroin, possession of schedule IV CDS, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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