Two Prairieville men arrested after officers witness drug deal
PRAIRIEVILLE, LA — Two Ascension Parish men have been arrested on drug charges.
On July 1, detectives saw the occupants of two vehicles making what appeared to be a drug deal in the parking lot of a business in Dutchtown.
They made a traffic stop on one of the vehicles, which was being driven by Logan Harris, 17. A search of the vehicle revealed hydroponic marijuana and a pipe.
Harris was charged with Possession With Intent to Distribute Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The passenger in the car, Austin Blades, 17, was charged with Possession With Intent to Distribute Marijuana.
Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division at 225-621-8350 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or by calling Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).