Two Breaux Bridge Residents Arrested On Numerous Drug and Weapons Charges

Sheriff Becket Breaux announces that following a report of suspected illegal drug activity at a residence in the 1000 Block of Roy J. Melancon Road, Breaux Bridge, LA., Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, initiated an investigation.

Posted: Feb 22, 2021 12:31 PM

(St. Martinville, LA)-Sheriff Becket Breaux announces that following a report of suspected illegal drug activity at a residence in the 1000 Block of Roy J. Melancon Road, Breaux Bridge, LA., Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, initiated an investigation.

At the culmination of the investigation a narcotics search warrant was obtained, and on Friday, February 19, 2021, following the execution of the warrant, Deputies located four firearms, suspected Alprazolam tablets, suspected cocaine, several Suboxone sublingual strips, drug paraphernalia, U.S. Currency, a digital scale, brass knuckles, and materials indicative of the manufacturing of crack cocaine. Upon further investigation, Deputies learned that one of the firearms recovered was a stolen firearm.

The following two individuals were subsequently arrested and charged as follows:

Crystal Brown, 32, Breaux Bridge, LA.

LA. R.S.-14:91.13 – Illegal Use Controlled Dangerous Substance/Minor-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:26 – Criminal Conspiracy-4 Counts

LA. R.S 14:95E – Possession Firearm Committing/Attempt Crime-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:93A(2) - Cruelty to Juveniles (Clandestine Lab)-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:69.1 – Illegal Possession of Stolen Firearms

LA. R.S 40:1041 – Transactions Involving Proceeds From Drug Offenses

LA. R.S 40:983 – Clandestine Lab

LA. R.S 40:967A – Manufacture; Distribution; PWITD-Schedule II Narcotics

LA. R.S 40:968A – Manufacture; Distribution-Schedule III Narcotics

LA. R.S. 40:969A – Manufacture; Distribution-Schedule IV

Jokoda Henry, 27, Breaux Bridge, LA.

LA. R.S.-14:91.13 – Illegal Use Controlled Dangerous Substance/Minor-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:26 – Criminal Conspiracy-4 Counts

LA. R.S 14:95E – Possession Firearm Committing/Attempt Crime-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:93A(2) - Cruelty to Juveniles (Clandestine Lab)-5 Counts

LA. R.S 14:69.1 – Illegal Possession of Stolen Firearms

LA. R.S 40:1041 – Transactions Involving Proceeds From Drug Offenses

LA. R.S 40:983 – Clandestine Lab

LA. R.S 40:967A – Manufacture; Distribution; PWITD-Schedule II Narcotics

LA. R.S 40:968A – Manufacture; Distribution-Schedule III Narcotics

LA. R.S. 40:969A – Manufacture; Distribution, -Schedule IV

Following their arrests, they were both booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges and their bonds were set at $75,000.00 each.

If you suspect illegal drug activity is occurring in your neighborhood, please report it via the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Tip Line (337) 394-2626. Help us keep the streets of St. Martin Parish free of illegal drug activity.

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