ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — At approximately 2:00 a.m. this morning, a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a traffic stop on a car in the area of Highway 3059 and Yvonne Street in Lake Charles for a traffic violation.

When the deputy spoke with the driver of the car, Ricky Martinez, 42, 5007 Spruce Forest, Houston, Texas, he began to act suspiciously. After the deputy asked for permission to search the car and Martinez refused, a CPSO K9 Unit was dispatched to the scene and alerted to the odor of narcotics coming from the car. View full article »