PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Kristy Lacoste Theriot on felony drug possession charges following a traffic stop in Pierre Part.
Lacoste, 49, of 109 Verda Street, Pierre Part, LA was stopped near Sawmill Street on North Belle River Road for driving without a seat belt and improper lane usage. Deputies stopped Lacoste and conducted an interview of her. That interview led to officers conducting a vehicle search as well as a personal search.
As a result of the searches, officers did seize a quantity of Alprazolam (Xanax). Theriot was placed under arrest and transported to the parish jail and booked on counts of:
*Possession of Alprazolam (Felony)
*Improper Land Usage
*No seat Belt
Theriot was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.