Man arrested for the 35th time in Alexandria - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Man arrested for the 35th time in Alexandria

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On April 8, 2014, deputies assigned to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office Metro Division were on patrol in the area of Sabina Drive in Alexandria.

RPSO said they observed a subject walking in the roadway and as the marked unit approached, he entered the yard of a home that appeared unoccupied. 

Deputies reported they contacted the subject, who was identified as Derrick Smothers, 31, of Alexandria, and he was found in possession of approximately ¾ ounce of crack cocaine and a razor blade. 

Smothers was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center and was later released on $10,000 bond. 

This makes Smothers 35th booking into the Rapides Parish Detention Center, according to RPSO

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