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10 arrested in Eunice early morning raids

Posted at 5:56 PM, Apr 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-25 18:56:52-04

10 people were arrested Thursday following investigations into shootings in Eunice.

The Eunice Police Department says that at around 6:00 p.m. They executed search warrants at two locations in the city. The residences were on Townhome Drive and at South Mallet and North Streets.

Police Chief Randy Fontenot says that the occupants of the home were found sleeping with guns nearby.

During the search, 10 individuals were arrested and numerous firearms were taken from the home.

Eunice Police Department

An SKS 7.62 mm semi-automatic rifle, .40 caliber and 9mm Glock handguns, snubnose .38 caliber revolver, M-11 Semi-auto 9mm handgun, 20 gauge shotgun, and a Savage .270 cal rifle were listed as items removed from the residence.

According to Chief Fontenot, the M-11 9mm was reported stolen in Pennsylvania

Officers also allegedly seized 260 grams of marijuana and paraphernalia along with other evidence.

The following were arrested as a result of the early morning raids:

24-year -old Demarquis Robinson of  Eunice

  • 2 counts Attempted 2nd Degree Murder,
  • 3 counts of Assault by Drive-by Shooting
  • 1 count of Aggravated Criminal Damage to Property.

25-year-old Damar Robinson of Eunice

  • Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana,
  • Illegal Possession of Stolen Firearms
  • Illegal use of Controlled Dangerous Substances in the Presence of person under 17

22-year-old Michelle Diggles of Texas

  • Possession of Marijuana, less than 14 grams

21-year-old Brandon Robinson Eunice

  • Possession of Marijuana, less than 14 grams

27-year-old Charles Wesley, Jr. of Eunice

  • Possession of Marijuana, less than 14 grams

22-year-old Darius Bazile of  Eunice

  • Possession of a weapon by a convicted felon,
  • Possession of Marijuana with intent to Distribute over 14 grams,
  • Possession of a Weapon in the Presence of
  • Controlled Dangerous Substances,
  • Bench Warrant and Bond Forfeiture Warrant for St. Landry Parish

23-year-old Delridge Robinson of Eunice

  • Possession with Intent to Distribute
  • Marijuana, less than 2-1/2 lbs.
  • Illegal Carrying of Weapon
  • Illegal Use of Controlled Dangerous Substance in the Presence of a person under 17

22-year-old Rondeshea Washington of Eunice

  • Possession of Marijuana, less than 14 grams

19-year-old Thelma Guillory of Eunice, LA

  • Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana, less than 2-1/2 lbs.,
  • Illegal Use of Controlled Dangerous Substance in the Presence of a person under 17

22-year-old Alexander Thomas of Lake Charles

  • Possession of Marijuana, less than 14 grams,
  • Illegal use of Controlled Dangerous Substances in the Presence of person under 17