RPSO: A traffic stop turns into a drug arrest - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

RPSO: A traffic stop turns into a drug arrest

© Jamar Anthony Price © Jamar Anthony Price
© Jamarcus James © Jamarcus James

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) –According to Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office, on July 11, deputies pulled over a man for a cracked windshield near Donald Drive in Alexandria.

Deputies said the windshield was impairing the driver's view.  The driver, Jamar Price reportedly lied about his identity to deputies at first. 

Price and his passenger, Jamarcus James were both reportedly nervous while being briefed on the violation.

Price reportedly gave deputies the consent to search the vehicle. Deputies said they found a plastic bag containing suspected crack cocaine in the vehicle.

Both James and Price denied ownership of the plastic bag.

The men were taken into custody and transported to the Rapides Parish Detention Center.

Price was charged with possession of CDS II.

James was charged with possession of CDS II and possession of stolen goods worth $500 or more.

Price was released on a $5,000.00 bond.

James was released on a $7,500.00 bond.

The investigation is ongoing.

 

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • *UPDATE* Missing juvenile female in Alexandria FOUND

    *UPDATE* Missing juvenile female in Alexandria FOUND

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:31:25 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Gabrielle Dubroc is described as a white female, 14 years of age, with brown hair, brown eyes, and is 5’2” tall.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Gabrielle Dubroc is described as a white female, 14 years of age, with brown hair, brown eyes, and is 5’2” tall.More >>
  • New "Swatting" game causes massive police response

    New "Swatting" game causes massive police response

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:57:42 GMT
    LONG BEACH, N.Y. (CBS News) - Police descended upon a home in Long Island, N.Y. Tuesday after receiving a 911 call from a man who said he had shot several of his relatives inside the house.More >>
    LONG BEACH, N.Y. (CBS News) - Police descended upon a home in Long Island, N.Y. Tuesday after receiving a 911 call from a man who said he had shot several of his relatives inside the house.More >>
  • Woman allegedly attacked boyfriend with ax, went after neighbors

    Woman allegedly attacked boyfriend with ax, went after neighbors

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:50:25 GMT
    LUNENBURG, Mass. (CBS News) - A Massachusetts woman has been arrested after she allegedly attacked her boyfriend with an ax before also going after the couple across the street, reports CBS Boston.More >>
    LUNENBURG, Mass. (CBS News) - A Massachusetts woman has been arrested after she allegedly attacked her boyfriend with an ax before also going after the couple across the street, reports CBS Boston.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.