Metro Narcotics Bust
Thursday, August 15, 2002
On Tuesday August 13, 2002 Lafayette Metro Narcotics Agents concluded a two month long investigation with a search warrant for the residence of 20 year-old James Joseph, who resides at 131 Hebert Road. The search resulted in the recovery of approximately 2.5 pounds of Cocaine with a value of $128,000.00, over 4 pounds of Crack Cocaine with a value of $263,750.00 and $12,236.00 in cash. James Joseph has been charged with Possession with intent to Distribute Crack and Powder Cocaine and Manufacturing of Crack Cocaine.
Lt. Craig Stansbury
Public Information Officer
Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office