PIERRE PART, La. (BRPROUD) – Lance David Metrejean, 45, of Pierre Part, was recently arrested as part of an investigation into narcotics distribution.

As the investigation unfolded, detectives gathered information which led them to believe that Metrejean might be involved in drug trafficking.

Metrejean was questioned during the investigation and this did not deter detectives from wanting to look further into this case.

“Agents requested consent to search the focus area from Lance David Metrejean,” according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

During the ensuing search, agents found methamphetamine.

This led to the arrest and booking of Metrejean.

The Pierre Part man remains behind bars in the Assumption Parish Detention Center and is charged with the crimes listed below:

  • Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine
  • Illegal Use of a Controlled Drug in the Presence of Persons Under 17 years of Age
  • Probation Violation

Bond was set at $155,000 for Lance David Metrejean.