ASCENSION PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – An investigation by the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit ended with a Gonzales man behind bars.

According to APSO, Jayden Hebert, 19, was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail after his arrest on Monday, Nov. 6.

It all started when detectives were tipped off to possible illegal drug activity taking place. APSO said a traffic stop was initiated after Hebert was seen leaving his residence.

A search of Hebert’s vehicle and home uncovered these items:

  • 70 grams of fentanyl
  • 522 dosage units of Oxycodone containing fentanyl
  • 6 grams of cocaine
  • 496 dosage units of Adderall
  • 40 dosage units of Xanax
  • 140 dosage units of LSD
  • THC Wax
  • 51 jars with marijuana rolled cigarettes
  • bag of mushroom edibles
  • handgun
  • 2 magazines with AK-47 ammunition
  • $4,006
  • AK-47 rifle

According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office, Hebert was charged “with separate counts of possession with the intent to distribute each of the following drugs: fentanyl, cocaine, LSD, marijuana, Xanax, oxycodone, Adderall, psilocybin mushrooms, THS vape, THC edibles, and THC wax.

Hebert was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a legend drug, and illegal carrying of weapons in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance.

The investigation remains ongoing and more information will be shared as it becomes available.

Oxycodone, Fentanyl, Adderall, Xanax and more seized during investigation in Ascension Parish.
Jayden Hebert, 19, of Gonzales was arrested after illegal drugs and more were found by detectives. (Photo courtesy of Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office)