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Breaux Bridge man wanted on narcotics charges

Sheriff: Man hid cocaine in salt container with false bottom
Posted at 10:33 PM, Oct 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-01 23:33:54-04

St. Martin Parish deputies are seeking information on the whereabouts of a Breaux Bridge man wanted on narcotics charges.

Deputies were investigating reports of suspected illegal drug activity at a residence on Anse Broussard Hwy. and obtained a search warrant. The warrant was executed Wednesday night, and during the course of the investigation, deputies located 27.6 grams of Cocaine Hydrochloride inside a salt container with a false bottom.

The suspect, identified as 32-year-old Abrum J. Fontenette, is wanted for one count of Distribution/Manufacture or Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule II CDS (Felony) and Illegal Use of CDS in Presence of Juvenile (Misdemeanor).

Anyone with information is asked to contact the SMPSO at 337-394-3071 or Crime Stoppers at 337-441-3030.

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