CPSO

ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On September 26, at approximately 9:30 p.m., Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) Detective Cpl. Kevin Hoover conducted a stop on a car traveling eastbound between Vinton and Sulphur for a traffic violation.

During the traffic stop, the driver of the car, Alton J. Gobert, 25, 114 Begnaud Drive, Lafayette, began to act suspiciously.

After receiving consent from Gobert, Cpl. Hoover conducted a search of the car and recovered a black duffle bag in the trunk of the car containing 1 1/2 pounds of high grade marijuana, with an estimated street value of $9,000, and three Tupperware containers of marijuana cookies, marijuaname candy.

Gobert was arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.   His bond is still pending.

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