Operation “Sell Me Something Mister”

Date: February 13, 2015



St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office narcotics detectives recently concluded a six-month long undercover investigation into street level narcotics dealers. During operation “Sell Me Something Mister”, narcotics detectives worked sixty-seven cases on forty-one drug dealers and one offender for possession of cannabis/synthetic marijuana. Twenty-seven of the forty-one suspects have been arrested since the start of a roundup that began Wednesday morning.

Detectives executed a judicial court authorized search warrant at the residence of Ladon Cook of Cortez Street in Laplace. Detectives recovered approximately 3.6 pounds of marijuana ($3,200), 30 grams of synthetic marijuana ($900), a handgun, drug paraphernalia, and $1,553 cash.

Those arrested:

SHANE RAEMON CHOPIN 19

CAMBRIDGE DR, LAPLACE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF CANNABINOIDS / SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA Warrant: Attachment 2013CR262 (CONTEMPT OF COURT)

TORI WALKER 25

CORTEZ ST, LAPLACE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF CANNABINOIDS / SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA

- 2 counts

40:1023 - POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

LADON ANTOINE COOK 26

CORTEZ ST, LAPLACE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW - 4 counts

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF CANNABINOIDS / SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA

- 5 counts

40:1023 - POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

KARLTON LAMORSE DANIELS 38

CORTEZ ST, LAPLACE, LA

14:95.6 - FIREARM FREE ZONE; NOTICE; SIGNS; CRIME

14:95 - ILLEGAL CARRYING OF WEAPON W/CDS

14:95.1 - POSSESSION OF FIREARM/CARRY.CONCEALED WEAPON BY CONVICTED FELON

40:1023 - POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

40:966E(1) - POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA 1ST OFFENSE

BLAKE M DUVIC 22

EVANGELINE RD, MONTZ, LA

40:1023 - POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

14:95 - ILLEGAL CARRYING OF WEAPON W/CDS

40:966 E (3) - POSSESSION OF CANNABINOIDS / SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA

KYLON RICARDDO WILKENS 26

CAMBRIDGE DR APT D, LAPLACE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:967A(1) - DISTRIBUTION / MANUFACTURE OF COCAINE

40:967A(1) - DISTRIBUTION / MANUFACTURE OF COCAINE

DONALD JOSEPH DROPTHMORE, JR 30

CONCORDIA DR, LAPLACE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

14:38 - SIMPLE ASSAULT

14:108 - RESISTING AN OFFICER

14:34.2 - BATTERY OF A POLICE OFFICER

14:34.2 - BATTERY OF A POLICE OFFICER

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

CORDAZ COUTEE 22

YORKTOWNE DR, LAPLACE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:989.1 - UNLAWFUL PRODUCTION, MANUFACTURE, DISTRIBUTION,

OR POSSESSION OF HALLUCINOGENIC PLANTS

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

KYRON WILKENS 26

REVERE DR Apt E, LAPLACE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

PAUL BELVIN 39

Cambridge Dr., Laplace, LA

40:967 A (1) - POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE METHAMPHETAMINE

MICHAEL RYAN MIZELL 24

REDWOOD ST, LAPLACE, LA

14:95 - ILLEGAL CARRYING OF WEAPON W/CDS

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:1238.1 - SALE,DISTRIBUTION OR POSSESSION OF LEGEND DRUG

W/O PRESCRIPTION

14:95 - ILLEGAL CARRYING OF WEAPON W/CDS

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MDMA

SHERMAN MICHAEL COOK  34 HOMEWOOD PL, RESERVE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

TYRONE PATRICK JOSEPH  30
LIL HOPE ST, GARYVILLE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

TREVOR SANDERS     34

BELLE POINT BD, LAPLACE, LA

40:967A(1) - DISTRIBUTION / MANUFACTURE OF COCAINE

AVERI LENNIX     22

E 30TH ST, RESERVE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

RICO J JONES     24

E 30th ST, RESERVE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:967A(1) - DISTRIBUTION / MANUFACTURE CRACK COCAINE

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

DELANO D FRANK     18

NW 3RD ST, RESERVE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA 40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

JUNIUS MARTIN BANKS, III     53

CAPT G BOURGEOIS ST., LAPLACE, LA

40:981.3 - VIOLATION OF UNIFORM CONTROLLED DANGEROUS

SUBSTANCES LAW

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

KENION NIZCE RILEY     20

MICHAEL APT C CT, LAPLACE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

CORNEALIS COVAN REESE     23

MARVIN GARDENS ST, LAPLACE, LA

40:966 A(1) - DISTRIBUTION OF MARIJUANA

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