LCPD

LCPD

TOTALLY HITS RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at approximately 9:45 a.m., Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) Detectives conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near mile marker 26 eastbound on I-10, for a traffic violation.

The driver of the vehicle, Christopher Darnell Leggett (B/M DOB: 12/23/1983) of 12939 Seagrest Drive, Houston, TX claimed to be traveling to Gonzales, LA. During the traffic stop, Detectives observed Leggett began to act suspicious and show nervous indicators. Following the traffic stop, Detectives requested permission to search the car. Leggett gave written permission to search the vehicle.

A subsequent search was conducted and revealed a black taped bundle concealed under the center console containing approximately (2.2 lbs of cocaine) and a baby bottle on the passenger seat containing 3 ounces of liquid codeine.

Leggett was charged with Possession of CDS II over 400g (Cocaine) with intent to distribute and Possession of CDS V (codeine). Leggett was then booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center. The estimated street value for the contraband is $80,000.00. Bond has not been set at this time.

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