Jenning Man Arrested for Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia

Spriggings was arrested without incident and booked into the Jeff Davis Parish Jail.

Posted: Jun 8, 2021 3:48 PM

A Jefferson Davis Sheriff's Office deputy was patrolling the area of South Adams Street in Welsh, Louisiana on Tuesday, June 08, 2021 at approximately 1:13 am. The deputy observed a subject riding a bicycle which was not equipped with lights.

The deputy conducted a traffic stop and met with the subject, Calvin Spriggings. Spriggings appeared to be nervous and evasive in his answers to the questions from the deputy.

Spriggings later attempted to discard a smoking device that was recovered. The subject had other items in his pocket to include a white rock like substance believed to be crack cocaine. Spriggings was arrested without incident and booked into the Jeff Davis Parish Jail.

Arrested Person;

Calvin Spriggings, 52 Years Of Age, Jennings, La

Charges:

Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia

Possession Of CDS Schedule II

Resisting An Officer

Obstruction Of Justice

When Lighted Lamps Are Required ( No Light On Bicyle)

Bond: $5,000

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