Joint investigation by local law enforcement leads to arrest of suspected drug dealers

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRProud) – Three men are behind bars after local narcotics units worked together to over the last few weeks to make arrests.

With the assistance of EBRSO SWAT and EBRSO K-9, Calvin Ricks, 52, Robert Antoine, 54 and Gregory Netter, Jr., 41 were arrested on May 5.

“EBRSO Narcotics and BRPD Narcotics conducted a joint investigation which lead to three search warrants at 2967 69th Avenue, 3009 69th Avenue and 6269 Plank Road.” according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

That search warrant lead to the finding of drugs, money and a gun.

Those items are listed below:

  • 17 grams of Fentanyl
  • 22.5 grams of Cocaine
  • 3.4 grams of Heroin
  • 15 strips of Suboxone
  • 14.1 grams of Marijuana
  • 2 Vials of Naloxone
  • $7,098.00
  • KelTec P3AT .380 pistol with Obliterated Serial Number

EBRSO suspects that at least one fentanyl overdose death could be associated with the three men that were arrested on Tuesday.

Information about what charges each suspect is facing can be found below;

Calvin Ricks

  • PWITD Schedule II Narcotics (17 grams of Fentanyl)
  • PWITDSchedule II Narcotics (22 grams of Cocaine)
  • Possession of Schedule I Narcotics (3.4 grams of Heroin)
  • Possession of Schedule I Marijuana Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession of Schedule I Narcotics
  • (Heroin)
  • Possession of Schedule II Narcotics
  • PWITD Schedule III Narcotics (Suboxone)

***Calvin Ricks is a registered sex offender, who failed to provide his current residence. Further criminal charges are pending against him at this time for failure to register.***

Robert Antoine

  • PWITD Schedule II narcotics (Fentanyl)
  • PWITD Schedule II narcotics (Cocaine)
  • Possession of Schedule I narcotics (3.4 grams of Heroin)
  • Obstruction of Justice (Flushing Narcotics down the toilet)
  • Possession of Schedule I Marijuana (Marijuana)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Gregory Netter, Jr.

  • PWITD Schedule II narcotics (Fentanyl)
  • PWITD Schedule II narcotics (Cocaine)
  • Possession of Schedule I narcotics (3.4 grams of Heroin)
  • Obstruction of Justice (Flushing Narcotics down the toilet)
  • Possession of Schedule I Marijuana (Marijuana)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Possession of firearm with obliterated numbers or marks (Kel-Tec P3AT)
  • Illegal Carrying of Weapons with Drugs
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

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