SCOTT, La. (KLFY)— A traffic stop in Scott leads to the arrest after officers smell marijuana, authorities said.
A Spokesperson with the Scott Police Department said on Oct. 8, at approximately 10:22 p.m. officers pulled over a vehicle for failing to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Mills St. and West Willow St.
A news release said during the stop, officers smelled marijuana in the vehicle and conducted a search.
Inside the stopped vehicle police said they located a total of .066 pounds of marijuana, 3.1 grams of cocaine, 38 Diazepam pills, three other Schedule IV pills, and a firearm.
The driver who police identify as Glen Primeaux, was arrested and charged with the following:
- Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
- Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine
- Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule IV
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
- Possession of a Firearm in the Presence of Controlled Dangerous Substances
- Possession of a Firearm by Persons Convicted of Certain Felonies
- Possession of a Firearm by Persons Convicted of Domestic Abuse Battery
- Transactions Involving Proceeds Derived from Drug Offenses
- Stop Sign violation
Primeaux was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.