SWAT arrests suspected heroin dealer

Marc Jackson (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Prison)
Marc Jackson (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Prison)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man accused of selling heroin was arrested after a SWAT team executed a search warrant at his home Tuesday.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office reported Marc Jackson, 42, of Baton Rouge, was taken into custody after his home on Georgia Street was raided.

Narcotics agents said the search turned up 6.1 grams of heroin, a Ruger 1911 semi-automatic pistol and $115.

Jackson was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the following charges:

Distribution of heroin

Possession with intent to distribute heroin

Possession of a firearm with a controlled dangerous substance

Outstanding traffic violations (2)

His bond was set at $150,000.

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