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Narcotics Investigation Culminated by Arrests

Press ReleasesDate: August 2, 2013

St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Detectives initiated a narcotics investigation after receiving information about illegal drug activity. On Thursday, August 1, 2013, narcotics detectives attempted to stop Allen Sanders Jr. who was driving a vehicle that was identified as being used to facilitate his drug activity. Sanders refused to stop, and detectives pursued Sanders on a chase through neighborhoods in Cambridge Subdivision and Riverlands Sudivision. He stopped the vehicle on Woodland Drive and fled into a wooded area. Shortly after, detectives apprehended Sanders.

Detectives obtained judicial court ordered search warrants for the vehicle Sander’s drove and the Williamsburg residence that he shared with his girlfriend, Tryneisha Williams. Based on the evidence collected on both search warrants, Sanders and Williams were arrested and booked
accordingly.

Allen Sanders Jr., 37, of Williamsburg Drive, LaPlace, was booked with aggravated flight from an officer, resisting an officer, reckless operation, driver must be licensed, and possession of schedule II CDS. He remains in custody in lieu of a $127,100.00 bond. Sanders was arrested 14 times in St. John the Baptist Parish since April, 1997.

Tryneisha Williams, 33, of Williamsburg Drive, LaPlace, was booked with possession of schedule II CDS, possession of drug paraphernalia, and obstruction of justice. She bonded out of jail on a $16,500.00 bond.

 

 

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