Natchitoches man arrested on narcotics charges

(Source: NMJDTF)

NATCHITOCHES, La. (NMJDTF) - Agents assigned to the Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force (NMJDTF) conducted a search Thursday in the Cedar Grove Drive area in reference to the selling of illicit narcotics.

Agents seized the following items from inside the residence:

• Approximately 353 white oblong tablets marked (G3722), which are suspected to be Alprazolam (Xanax)
• 40 multi-colored suspected MDMA tablets.
• Approximately 2 grams of suspected high-grade marijuana.
• One functioning digital scale.
• $1,053.00 US currency
• One Smith & Wesson 9mm handgun.

Donovan Bush, 22, was arrested on the following charges:

1. Possession of CDS I (Marijuana)
2. Possession with intent to distribute CDS I (Ecstasy)
3. Possession with intent to distribute CDS IV (Alprazolam)
4. Possession of drug paraphernalia
5. Possession of a firearm in the presence of CDS

Bush was placed into the NPDC awaiting a bond

The Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force would like to thank the citizens of Natchitoches for their support. Many times an investigation begins with a simple phone call or tip from a concerned citizen. For this reason, the Task Force encourages all citizens to report any crimes in their neighborhoods anonymously by calling 318-357-2248, The Natchitoches Police Department, or the Natchitoches Parish Sheriffs Office.

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