"Operation New Sheriff in Town" nets another arrest

Logan Walther (Source: Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office)
Logan Walther (Source: Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office)
David Carter
David Carter
Perry Bennett
Perry Bennett
Eric Carter
Eric Carter
Lee Williams
Lee Williams

LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office hauled another suspected drug dealer off to jail later Thursday as part of Operation New Sheriff in Town and released the names others deputies are still trying to catch.

Logan Walther, 19, of Denham Springs was charged with distribution of marijuana.

His bond was set at $100,000.

Investigators reported Daishawn Dantzler, who had been arrested earlier in the day, was found to be in possession of a gun.

They added a felon in possession of a firearm charge to his list of counts.

His bond was set at $50,000 for the new charge.

So far, 11 people have been arrested in the operation.

The narcotics division of the LPSO continues to look for four men wanted for distribution of crack cocaine. They are:

  • David Carter, 26, of Walker
  • Perry Bennett, 47, of Albany
  • Eric D'Shawn Carter, 20, of Walker
  • Lee Williams, 32, of Denham Springs

Deputies reported Williams is wanted on three counts of distribution of crack cocaine.

Anyone with information on the suspects is urged to call the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-686-2241 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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