Two Coushatta men have been arrested in connection with drug and weapons charges. Cody R. Dubois and Danny Ray Lewis remain incarcerated.
Danny Ray Lewis is being held on $127,000 bond in connection with his arrest on drug and firearms charges. He was arrested on February 27th by the sheriff’s department. Lewis is charged with two charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of a stolen firearm.Other charges include possession of marijuana, schedule II CDS with intent to distribute, possession of a legand drug, drug paraphernalia, and possession of schedule III CDS.
On January 30th, Cody R. Dubois was arrested on simple burglary and illegal carrying of weapons charges. Bail was set at $20,000. The arrest of Dubois grew out of the sheriff’s department investigation of a home burglary and theft of firearms from a residence in the 100 block of Bluebird Lane west of Coushatta. That happened on January 27th. Dubois was taken into custody on January 30th.
The sheriff’s office says “as the investigation continued, investigators developed probable cause that a second individual was in possession of one of the unrecovered firearms. An arrest warrant for the suspect and a search warrant for his residence were issued on February 1. The search warrant was served later the same day and yielded a sawed-off shotgun, illegal narcotics and materials typically used in the packaging of drugs for resale. Following the search, additional arrest warrants were issued for Lewis.