More than $65K in drugs, money seized in three Caddo Parish raids
Shreveport, La (KMSS) — Five people were arrested by narcotics agents Tuesday during a raid at three separate locations in Shreveport.
According to Caddo Parish law enforcement, authorities seized drugs, guns and money.
During a search in the 3000 block of Fulton Street, a task force seized 414 doses of Ecstasy ($16,560 value), 1,241 grams of marijuana ($12,410 value) and $2,779 in cash.
Agents arrested Cedric Washington, 33, and Aundre Young, 31. Both were charged with possession with intent to distribute schedule I CDS (Ecstasy) and possession with intent to distribute schedule I CDS (marijuana).
Agents then executed a search warrant at in the 300 block of East 77th Street. During the raid, agents found a loaded .45 caliber handgun, 2.7 grams of crack cocaine ($270 value), 12.7 grams of marijuana ($127 value) and $1,300 cash.
Laymone Davis, 43, was arrested for possession with intent to distribute schedule I CDS (marijuana), possession with intent to distribute schedule II CDS (crack cocaine), and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Further investigation revealed that Davis also had an outstanding city warrant.
A third warrant was executed in the 400 block of Chickasaw Trail with assistance from the DEA Task Force. During the raid, authorities found and took into custody Donald Smith, 20, and Joseph Winslow, 20.
During a search, agents seized about 3,168 grams of suspected marijuana ($31,680 value), $494 in cash, and a loaded hand gun.
Both Smith and Winslow were arrested for possession with intent to distribute schedule I (marijuana) and illegal possession of a firearm with a controlled dangerous substance. Both were booked into the City Jail.
More arrests are pending further investigation.