HENDERSON, La. - On November 19, 2020, 35 year old Jose Garcia Armenta was arrested for narcotics related offenses. He subsequently bonded out of the St Martin Parish Correctional Center.
Armenta was again arrested on narcotics trafficking charges and booked into the St Martin Parish Correctional Center on December 6, 2020.
On September 14, 2021, an warrant for charges of narcotics and trafficking was executed at the St Martin Parish Correctional Center.
An additional warrant for the following charges was executed at the St Martin Parish Correctional Center as a result of the on going investigation on September 21, 2021:
LARS 14:46.2.A.1 Human trafficking
LARS 40:967.A.1 distribution of Sched. II NARCOTICS (meth)
LARS 14:26 Criminal Conspiracy
LARS 14:83 Soliciting for Prostitution
Armenta remains in custody at the St Martin Parish Correctional Center and the investigation is still ongoing.