Mar 18, 2013 12:19 PM by KATC
Crowley Police arrested 3 Crowley residents involved in alleged illegal narcotics trade.
According to police, during a traffic stop on East Elm Street and South Ave I, officers discovered the occupants were in possession of three different types of pills, Oxycodone, Lortab and Alprazolam.
Charged with possession of illegal drugs were:
Jason Deshotel, 29 of Crowley, Megan LeJeune, 23 of Crowley and Doris Jay Latiolas, 59 of Crowley. All suspects were booked into the Acadia Parish Jail.
"We are dealing with a large amount of prescription medication abuse. People are buying and selling prescribed medication at a higher rate than ever," stated Chief KP Gibson.