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Husband and wife arrested on drug charges

Thomas Babin (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office) Thomas Babin (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)
Loni Babin Loni Babin
PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

A Prairieville couple was arrested Thursday at a motel on meth-making charges.

According to reports, state probation and parole agents originally went to the motel to arrest Thomas Babin, 31, on a parole violation.  During the arrest, they discovered drug paraphernalia in the room he shared with his wife Loni, 31.

Narcotics detectives say they found meth, Xanax, chemicals used to make meth and other prescription pills.

Thomas Babin has been charged with creation/operation of a clandestine lab, possession of meth, two counts of possession of a legend drug, possession of drug paraphernalia and probation violation.

Loni Babin has been charged with creation/operation of a clandestine lab, possession of meth, possession of Xanax and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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