Drugs and Money Seized in Traffic Stop
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that a traffic stop nets drugs, paraphernalia, and money
Sidney Bergeron, 57, 601 Curtis Drive, Franklin, La., was arrested on March 27, 2019, at 4:30 pm for possession of Schedule I (heroin) with intent to distribute, possession of Schedule II (methamphetamine) with intent to distribute, possession of schedule II (hydrocodone), possession of drug paraphernalia, transactions involving drug proceeds, and obstruction of justice.
Odie Guillory, 36, 3073 LA 70, Morgan City, La., was arrested on March 27, 2019, at 4:30 pm for possession of Schedule II (methamphetamine), possession of schedule I (marijuana), and obstruction of justice.
A deputy traveling east on Highway 90 observed a vehicle cross the median in Patterson and conducted a traffic stop. The deputy made contact with the driver, Bergeron, and a passenger, Guillory. As the investigation proceeded, the deputy called an SMPSO K9 unit to the scene and K9 Vickie was deployed to conduct an open-air sniff. K9 Vickie alerted to the presence of drugs. Drugs, drug paraphernalia, and cash ($36,497.00) were subsequently located. Bergeron and Guillory were transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail has been set at this time.
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St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office