Sheriff Charles R. Guillory, of the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office releases the following:
On the 18th of November 2022 the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Department Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on a residence on Tiger Lane. The Agents entered the residence and no one was home. A few minutes later the owner of the residence arrived and was taken into custody with out any incident. Narcotics agents seized a large amount of illegal narcotics including psychedelic mushrooms which is very dangerous and firearms with homemade silencers. The estimated street value of the drugs is over $20,000.00
Leigh Katherine LaHaye
2851 Tiger Lane
Ville Platte, La. 70586
W/F Age 31
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She was charged with
Possession with intent to distribute Marijuana over 3000 grams along with 400 grams of THC Wax and over 25 THC Vape pens
Possession with intent to distribute Psychedelic Mushrooms over 96 grams along with 64 bags of edible mushroom bars
Possession with intent to distribute THC Gummies over 40 bags along with 4 ½ bottles of THC Syrup
Possession of firearms in the presence of CDS some with homemade silencers.
She was released the same day after posting a $ 20,000.00 bond.
ALL SUSPECTS ARE INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY
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 reporting information will remain anonymous.