JANUARY 08, 2019
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: DRUG LAW VIOLATIONS – ERIC
PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports
the arrest of Eric Paul Gros, 34, of 2599 Highway 70, Pierre Part, LA, late on
Monday night following a traffic stop.
A uniformed patrol deputy was on patrol when he
observed a vehicle east bound on LA 70 commit a traffic violation. The deputy executed a traffic stop and Eric
Paul Gros was identified as the driver.
The officer conducted an interview of Gros and as a
result of that interview, deputies requested and received consent from Gros to
search his vehicle.
During that search, quantities of Heroin,
meth-amphetamine and assorted drug paraphernalia was seized.
Gros was arrested, transported to the Assumption
Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
of Drug Paraphernalia
Gros remains incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.