Sheriff Charles R. Guillory, of the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office releases the following:
On the 5th of January 2021 following an investigation. The Evangeline Parish Sheriff Departments Criminal Patrol Unit, along with Deputies conducted a search warrant of a residence located at 402 Court street. Once deputies made entry of the residence, they located a large amount of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana, guns, and illegal U S currency from drug sales.
Roderic Darone Thomas
402 court street
Ville Platte, LA. 70586
B/M AGE 30
He was charged with
LA: RS: 40:967. B. 1 Possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine
LA:RS 40:966.C Possession of marijuana
LA:RS: 14:95E Possession of a firearm in the presence of CDS
LA:RS: 14:95.1 Possession of a firearm by a felon
Criminal Patrol agents seized 11.5 ounces of high grade methamphetamine, marijuana, 2 shotguns and over $ 2,400.00 in U S currency.
As always, Sheriff Charles R Guillory and the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office is always seeking information on criminal activity and urges the Public to contact their Investigation Department via phone at 337-363-2161 or through the agency's website at www.evangelineparishsheriff.org. Any person's reporting information will remain anonymous.