PORT ALLEN, LA (WAFB) - A large amount of drugs was seized in Port Allen Thursday night, and two arrests were made, say officials with the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Around 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, agents with the River West Narcotics Task Force, which is made up of law enforcement officers from WBRSO, the Port Allen Police Department, and the Addis Police Department, executed a search warrant at a home on Oregon Avenue.
Agents reportedly seized:
- 8.7 lbs of marijuana
- 6.2 g of cocaine
Two men were arrested as a result of the search.
Darian Claiborne, 24
- Possession with the intent to distribute marijuana
- Possession with the intent to distribute cocaine
- Possession with the intent to distribute MDMA
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Possession of a firearm in the presence of controlled dangerous substances
Earl Bridgewater, 24
- Bench warrant