Lt. Col. Ward Webb reports the arrests of two Donaldsonville men after deputies initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation on Wednesday, August 2.

Deputies obtained voluntary consent to search the vehicle, where they located a quantity of cocaine, crack cocaine, and marijuana.

Johnel Peters, 43, of 610 Orange Street, Donaldsonville, was arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, and possession with intent to distribute marijuana.

Todd Garnett, 36, of 198 Halfway Road, Donaldsonville, was arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, and possession with intent to distribute marijuana.

Both men were booked into the Ascension Parish Jail where no bond has been set yet.

Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division at 225-621- 8350 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344- STOP (7867). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must call Crime Stoppers immediately.

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