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Traffic Stop Leads to the Arrest of 21 Year old Man for Possession of Drugs

Dylan Fritz (m, 21 yrs. old) was transported and booked into the Iberia Parish Correctional Center. His bail was set at $12,000.

Posted: Mar 29, 2021 9:24 AM

An Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on March 27, 2021 at approximately 11 p.m. Contact was made with the driver, Dylan Fritz, at that time the Deputy detected a strong order of marijuana. Consent to search the vehicle was given and the following items were found: 33.09 grams of marijuana, a marijuana grinder and a Beretta 9mm gun. Also in the car was a women and an eight year old passenger . Dylan Fritz claimed ownership of the items and was arrested on the following charges:

LA RS 40:966 Possession of Schedule I

LA RS 40:966. Possession with Intent to Distribute

LA RS 40:1023 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

LA RS 14:95E Possession of a Firearm with a Controlled Substance

LA RS 14:91.13 Possession of a Controlled Substance in the presence of a juvenile

Dylan Fritz (m, 21 yrs. old) was transported and booked into the Iberia Parish Correctional Center. His bail was set at $12,000.

Sheriff Tommy Romero stated “children are our greatest gift and adults need to be more conscious of what children witness, I urged adults and parents to be a positive example in children’s life’s. The arrest of a parent or a family member is detrimental to the health and wellbeing of a child. I will not tolerate this irresponsible behavior.”

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