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Nine individuals sentenced in Natchitoches Parish

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NATCHITOCHES, La. (KALB News Channel 5) According to Natchitoches Parish District Attorney Van H. Kyzar, recent guilty pleas resulted in nine individuals receiving prison sentences in the 10th Judicial District Court. 

Zantari Smith, 26, Campti, pled guilty to Conspiracy to Possess Methamphetamines with the Intent to Distribute and was sentenced to eight years in the Department of Corrections.  Smith was arrested July 3, 2013, by the Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force after they conducted an investigation into Smith and numerous individuals possessing and selling illegal narcotics in the Campti area. 

Joey Dietrich, 25, pled guilty to Theft by Fraud and DWI. He received a five-year sentence on the theft charge and a six-month sentence for the DWI.  Dietrich was arrested June 18, 2013, by the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office after they responded to a complaint of a burglary at a construction site on Williams Avenue Extension in which a generator and radio were stolen. Also, on Jan. 1, 2014, while out on bond for the theft charge, Dietrich was arrested by the Louisiana State Police for driving while intoxicated.

Bubba Dorsey, 21, an inmate at the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center, pled guilty to Contraband in Jail and received an additional year in prison after being found to be in possession of a cell phone after returning to the facility from a work detail.

Timmy Bonner, 34, Powhatan, pled guilty to Illegal Carrying of a Weapon and received a five-year sentence.  Bonner was arrested Aug. 3, 2013, by the Natchitoches Police Department after they responded to a call on Gold Street of a man carrying a shotgun peeping through windows. 

David Wayne White, 45, pled guilty to Theft Over $500 and received a three-year sentence.  White was arrested June 1, 2013, by the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office after they responded to a complaint of a burglary at a residence on Orchard Run. 

Simco Morris, III, 18, Coushatta, pled guilty to Simple Burglary and received a three-year sentence.  Morris was arrested Feb. 27, 2013, by the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office after they responded to a call of a burglary in progress at a residence on the Allen-Beulah Road. 

Louis Gordon, 24, an inmate at the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center, pled guilty to Contraband in Jail and received an additional year in prison after being found to be in possession of a cell phone during a search.

Darren Pye, 35, pled guilty to Theft of a Motor Vehicle and received a five-year sentence.  Pye was arrested July 10, 2013, by the Natchitoches Police Department after they responded to a complaint at Wal-Mart of someone stealing a television. 

Derrick Hymes, 37, an inmate at the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center, pled guilty to Conspiracy to Introduce Contraband into a Penal Facility and received a two-year sentence.  Hymes was arrested Nov. 5, 2012, by the Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force after an investigation into Hymes, an inmate, and other individuals conspiring to bring synthetic marijuana and tobacco products into the Detention Center.   

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