DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - On June 17, five suspects were arrested in connection with a narcotics-related search warrant.
Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard, says, "The search warrant was obtained after an investigation was conducted into illegal narcotics being sold from out of this residence. 8 oz. of high-grade marijuana, valued at $4,520, was seized, along with $20,040 in cash. The cash, we believe, is from the sale of marijuana."
Jonathon Dominik Palladino was arrested for possession with intent to distribute schedule I CDS marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The following suspects were also arrested, issued misdemeanor summons, and released. They are all charged with simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Jacob Tyler Simpson
Edwin Forest Richardson
Vickey Lynn Johnson
Charla L. Montgomery
"This is a battle we continue to fight. Since I've taken office, more than $2.5 million worth of illegal narcotics has been removed from the streets of Livingston Parish. I've said it before and I'll say it again, this is a team effort. Individuals from the community working with us to clean up our streets is key. Let's continue to work together," Ard closes.