Four arrested in Lafourche Parish narcotics investigation; agents find drugs hidden in loaf of bread

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Suspected meth in bread.
Photo courtesy of Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office.

LAROSE, La. (BRPROUD) — Four Larose residents were arrested following a narcotics investigation by Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office.

On Nov. 9, 46-year-old suspected drug dealer Reggie Estay was arrested after a traffic stop. During a search of the vehicle, agents found over 50 grams of suspected methamphetamine hidden in a loaf of packaged bread, according to LPSO.

Agents obtained a search warrant for Estay’s home on West 11th Street where authorities found drugs, cash and other drug-selling items.

Estay faces charges of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.

Reggis Estay
Photo courtesy of Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office

Sherman Allen Jr., 40, was also arrested on charges of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of heroin.

Two other individuals were also arrested on drug possession charges.

LPSO urges residents to report drug-related activity by contacting Lieutenant Derek Champagne at 985-532-4365 or derek-champagne@lpso.net, or by sending anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-743-7433.

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