Scott Police locate narcotics after vehicle runs stop sign, one arrested

Photo: Scott Police

SCOTT, La. (KLFY)— A traffic stop in Scott leads to the arrest after officers smell marijuana, authorities said.

Photo: Scott Police
Photo: Scott Police

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.

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