Traffic Stop Leads to the Arrest of Two for Possession of Drugs

Deputies stopped a black Audi for traffic violations on Interstate 10 at milepost 55 on Monday, May 3, 2021.

Posted: May 4, 2021 9:39 AM

Deputies stopped a black Audi for traffic violations on Interstate 10 at milepost 55 on Monday, May 3, 2021. The driver had a suspended license and deputies detected a strong odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle.

A consent to search was granted by the driver and the search by deputies revealed two Glock semi auto pistols, marijuana, promethazine, and approximately $40,000.00 us currency in the vehicle.

The driver, Tvantai Jaimar Owens, 22, of Hammond, LA was booked for Following too close, Improper lane usage, driving under suspension, possession of marijuana, possession of cds II, possession of a firearm with CDS.

Caleb Glenn Evans, 19, of Patterson, LA was booked for possession of marijuana, possession of CDS II , and possession of firearm with CDS.

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