Chitimacha Police arrested two men in an ongoing money laundering investigation, a spokeswoman said.
Kolby Gree and Diante Noel were both booked into the St. Mary Parish Correctional Center. No bond has yet been set for either man.
Green was booked with Obstruction of Justice; Money Laundering, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Noel was booked with Obstruction of Justice; Money Laundering and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
These arrests were the result of an on-going money laundering investigation being conducted by the Chitimacha Tribal Police, a spokesperson said. Part of the investigation is aimed at determining the source of the money, a spokesperson said.
As a result of these arrests, approximately $38,000.00, in U.S. Currency was seized.
This investigation is continuing and additional arrests are imminent. Police say if you have any information regarding this case you can help by calling 337-923-4964.
You can remain report information anonymously by emailing information through the firstname.lastname@example.org email address posted on the department website or by calling the “Silent Witness” phone number which is (337)-923-4205.