ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — During the early morning hours of January 17, a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy patrolling in Sulphur observed three individuals, later identified as Larry W. Cain, 30, Sulphur, Melinda L. Cain, 29, Hackberry, and Jeremy P. Broussard, 40, Sulphur, at the Anthony Ferry Boat Launch.
Further investigation by the deputy revealed Larry and Melinda Cain, and Broussard were in the process of manufacturing methamphetamine.
Detectives with the Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) arrived and determined the chemicals found were consistent with creation or operation of a clandestine lab. Deputies also recovered a small amount of meth in Broussard’s wallet.
Miller Environmental was called to dismantle and clean up the meth lab.
All were arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with creation/operation of a clandestine lab. Broussard was also charged with possession of CDS II; and possession of marijuana. Larry Cain was also charged with possession of marijuana.
Judge David Ritchie set Larry Cain’s bond at $110,000, Melinda Cain’s bond at $10,500, and Broussard’s bond at $65,500.