ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On November 2, at approximately 9:45 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to 101 Jersey Drive in Ragley in reference to an anonymous tip of a possible methamphetamine lab inside the home.
Upon arrival, deputies spoke with Chance W. Burnsworth, 29, and Melissa J. Langley, 43, residents of the home, and during a voluntary search of the home, deputies discovered several chemicals consistent with the creation or operation of a clandestine lab and powered methamphetamine.
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ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On April 22, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) Detective Sgt. Jeff Cole conducted a stop on a car traveling eastbound on I-10 between Vinton and Sulphur for a traffic violation.
When Sgt. Cole spoke with the driver, Emily T. Wallace, 31, 1022 Huge Wallace Road, Lafayette, he detected a strong odor of burnt marijuana coming from inside the car.
During a subsequent search of the car, Sgt. Cole recovered a can with a screw type false bottom, containing approximately 2 ounces of methamphetamine. He also recovered a small bag on her person containing approximately 2 ounces of methamphetamine, and 2 partially burnt marijuana cigarettes, along with a spoon, and a syringe from inside the car.
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News of drug cartels mass-producing souped-up methamphetamine – that’s the latest word, and it sounds pretty scary.
But haven’t we heard this story before? Like on “Breaking Bad,” the AMC network’s addictive drama series?
Take a look at the real-life drug biz. Then compare it to the saga of fictitious Walter White, the timid-chemistry-teacher-turned-masterful-drug-lord of “Breaking Bad.” Real life seems to be reflecting art. Or is it the other way around?
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ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On March 8, a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to an abandoned mobile home on Ravia Road in Sulphur in reference to a report of a burglary.
Upon entering the mobile home to check for possible suspects, the deputy detected a strong odor of chemicals coming from the back bedroom. Once inside the master bedroom, the deputy discovered a clandestine lab inside the closet that had malfunctioned and was emitting chemicals. View full article »
ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On March 11, at approximately 11:45 p.m., a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a traffic stop on a truck on Pujol Street in Lake Charles for a traffic violation.
When the deputy approached the truck and spoke with the driver, Eric M. Hebert, 51, 124 Duke Road, Ragley, and passenger David E. Brinson, Jr., 35, 6446 Barton Drive, Lake Charles, they began to act suspiciously. View full article »
ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On February 16, 2012, Lake Charles Police Department was dispatched to 2900 Broad Street, Lot 11, Lake Charles, LA in reference to subjects cooking meth at the residence. Officers arrived and searched the residence and recovered a meth lab inside. There were seven subjects at the trailer, all of which were arrested for operating a clandestine lab. Several of the subjects were found in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. View full article »
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. View full article »
ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On October 12, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to 2019 Sam Houston Jones Pkwy in Moss Bluff, in reference to a report of a suspicious odor emitting from a travel trailer. It was also reported that two men, later identified as Michael W. Pettifield, 35, Moss Bluff, and Eugene F. Earley, 39, Sulphur, were dumping bags of trash in the woods behind the travel trailer. View full article »