Police say drug raid in Denham Springs resulted in 1 arrest, seizure of drugs, cash, gun

Police say drug raid in Denham Springs resulted in 1 arrest, seizure of drugs, cash, gun
Source: Denham Springs Police Department
Source: Denham Springs Police Department

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - Authorities said a raid on a home early Friday morning resulted in one arrest and the seizure of drugs, money and a gun.

The Denham Springs Police Department reported Darrell Donahue, 54, of Denham Springs, was taken into custody after a raid at a home on Plymouth Street.
Investigators said they had been looking into reports of marijuana being sold out of the house.

Cpl. Glenn Lemoine, a detective with DSPD, said agents found almost six pounds of marijuana, which has a street value of $38,000. He added more than $18,000 in cash and a firearm were also found.

Donahue is charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a firearm with a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and cruelty to animals.

As of Monday morning, he remained in the Livingston Parish Detention Center on a $150,500 bond.

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