Illegal Narcotics and Large Amount of Stolen Property Recovered

By Chris Welty | cwelty@cajunfirst.com

Published 02/15 2017 05:31PM

Updated 02/22 2017 03:59PM

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On February 07, 2017, officers with the Carencro Police Department initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for a moving violation.

During the course of the stop, Officers noted that the driver and passengers became very nervous. Further investigation revealed that one of the passengers had an active warrant in Lafayette. Officers located Marijuana and 5 grams of Methamphetamine in the vehicle and on the driver and passengers. Also located in the vehicle was six stolen cell phones, multiple cameras, three stolen Laptop Computers, Stolen credit cards and one bag containing nearly 300 pieces of stolen jewelry.

Carencro Police Department is currently working with multiple agencies to get the stolen items returned to the rightful owners as soon as possible.

Carencro Police Department reminds you to make sure your vehicles are locked and your home is secured at night.

 

Arrest persons:

Mark Gautrueaux – Active Warrant, Illegal Possession of Stolen Things and Possession of Methamphetamines.

Paul Trahan - Possession of Methamphetamines.

Joslyn Robichaux – Possession of Marijuana.

Natasha Stelly - Possession of Methamphetamines.

All subjects were booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

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