Large drug bust in Covington: detectives seize heroin, meth, Xanax and more.

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ST. TAMMANY PARISH – On Tuesday, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force announced the arrest of two men after executing a search warrant at a Covington-area residence.

Detectives with the Narcotics Task Force, executed a search warrant on Friday, July 17, at a residence in the 100 block of Swallow Street in Covington, following a narcotics investigation.

Detectives discovered approximately 1,884 grams (4.1 pounds) of methamphetamine, $5,405 in United States Currency, heroin, marijuana, Xanax, Tramadol, packaging materials and drug paraphernalia.

The methamphetamine alone has a street value of approximately $180,000.

Detectives arrested 28-year-old Randall Durham Jr. and 45-year-old Randi Isaiah Bishop.

Randall Durham Jr.

Durham was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on the following charges:

  • Possession of 400 grams of more of Methamphetamine
  • Simple Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Randi Isaiah Bishop

Bishop was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on the following charges:

  • Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Dangerous Substance (Heroin)
  • Simple Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of 400 grams of more of Methamphetamine
  • Possession of Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance (XANAX)
  • Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance (Tramadol)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Transactions Involving the proceeds from Drug Offenses

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