THIBODAUX, La. (BRPROUD) — A suspected meth dealer in Lafourche Parish was arrested Monday on multiple charges.
Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office (LPSO) agents arrived at the home of 52-year-old Alan Hebert of Raceland on Jan. 10 with a warrant for his arrest. Hebert was found riding a bicycle when agents approached him.
Hebert attempted to hide a small plastic bag of suspected methamphetamine in his mouth, according to LPSO. During a search of his home, agents discovered eight more small bags of suspected methamphetamines and a firearm.
Hebert was booked into Lafourche Parish Correctional Complex and faces charges of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and illegal carrying of a weapon in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance.
His bail was set at $110,000.
LPSO urges residents to report drug-related or suspicious activity to Lieutenant Derek Champagne at 985-532-4365 or firstname.lastname@example.org or report tips to Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433, CrimeStoppersBR.org or using the Bayou Tips app.