Multiple drug arrests in Assumption PArish

Assumption Crime Briefs
Matthew Aucoin was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond has not been set at this time and he is still in custody as of the time of this release.

     BERTRANDVILLE – Sheriff Bruce Prejean reports that on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at approximately 2 p.m., narcotics agents initiated an investigatory stop on two vehicles after witnessing a suspected drug transaction take place.

     The first vehicle, a blue Caprice, was stopped by deputies when it turned down Jones St. The driver exited the vehicle while it was still rolling and fled on foot leaving two passengers in the car. He was apprehended after a short foot pursuit. Quan Lewis, 20 of 130 Jones St., Napoleonville, Michael Lewis, 21 of 212 Daggs St., Belle Rose and Myron Lewis, 19 of 212 Daggs St., Belle Rose were arrested at the scene. Deputies determined that both Quan Lewis and Michael Lewis both had outstanding warrants for their arrest.  

     A search of the vehicle located a .40 caliber Glock next to a large bag that contained over a dozen individually wrapped plastic baggies containing marijuana and three medium-sized baggies containing marijuana weighing a total of approximately 106 grams. A .357 revolver was also located in the rear of the car. The second vehicle, a black Chevy Trailblazer, was stopped for a traffic violation whereupon a narcotics K-9 conducted an open air sniff of the exterior. The K-9 alerted to the possible presence of narcotics. A search of the vehicle was conducted and a syringe and two silver spoons with suspected heroin residue were located. Matthew Aucoin, 21 of 134 Riche Town Lane, Napoleonville and Scott Leonard, 22 of 152 Riverbend St., Pierre Part were placed under arrest.

     Quan Lewis was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for assault by drive-by shooting, flight from an officer. His bond has not been set at this time and he is still in custody as of the time of this release. 

     Michael Lewis was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for domestic abuse battery, simple battery, simple criminal damage to property, obstruction of justice. His bond has not been set at this and he is still in custody as of the time of this release. 

     Myron Lewis was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for possession with intent to distribute (Marijuana). His bond has not been set at this time and he is still in custody as of the time of this release. 

     Matthew Aucoin was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond has not been set at this time and he is still in custody as of the time of this release. 

     Scott Leonard was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Feb. 16 for driving while suspended, careless operations, possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, open container in vehicle. His bond has not been set at this time and he is still in custody as of the time of this release.