Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the
arrest of James Glasper, 46, of 137 Hwy. 400, Napoleonville, on drug offenses
and traffic violations resulting from a traffic stop by the Sheriff’s Narcotics
Division Tuesday night.
The Narcotics Division officers were on assignment
when they observed an early model Chevrolet Suburban following extremely close
to another south bound vehicle on LA. 1 south of Napoleonville.
After approaching the vehicle, officers observed
marijuana in plain view.
Narcotics agents requested a K-9 unit. The suspect acted nervously and at one point fled
on foot into the cane field but was quickly apprehended.
The K-9 alerted on the vehicle and a subsequent search
yielded approximately ½ pound of high grade marijuana and approximately 500
doses of MDMA (Ecstasy)
Glasper was arrested and booked on the following
with Intent to Distribute MDMA
with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
of Open Alcoholic Beverages in a Vehicle
At the time of this release, bond for Glasper had not