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Man wanted after $30,000 of heroin found inside home

5 years 2 months 1 week ago Friday, January 19 2018 Jan 19, 2018 January 19, 2018 8:02 AM January 19, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Raquel Derganz Baker

DONALDSONVILLE - Deputies are searching for a man they say is wanted on multiple drug charges.

On Thursday, Ascension Parish Sheriff's Deputies responded to a burglary alarm at a home on Bourg Street in Donaldsonville. At the scene, deputies saw that the back door was opened and entered the home.

Inside, deputies found a shoe box that had been tipped over containing heroin.

As the investigation continued, narcotics detectives found 2.6 ounces of marijuana and 2.3 pounds of more heroin. The approximate street value of the heroin is $30,000. Authorities were able to identify 31-year-old Jamar Howard as the homeowner.

Howard is wanted for possession with intent to distribute heroin and marijuana, as well as possession of drug paraphernalia.

Anyone with information on Howard's whereabouts can call 225-621-8350.

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