Coushatta Man Arrested on Drug Charge

Traffic Stop leads to the seizure of narcotics and the arrest of Coushatta man. 

According to a Task Force official, on the morning of June 4th, 2021, NPSO deputies assigned to the I.M.P.A.C.T Team conducted a traffic stop on a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado near the 2600 block of Highway 71. Upon contact, the driver was identified as, Charles Bobbitt, 44, of the 5000 block of Hwy 480. 

During the course of the investigation, NPSO utilized their narcotics detector canine, Misty, which gave a positive odor alert on Bobbit’s vehicle. Deputies searched the vehicle as well as Bobbitt’s person. Approximately 19 grams of suspected Methamphetamine was seized from Bobbitt’s person and in numerous locations in the vehicle.

As a result of the investigation, Bobbit was charged with the following charges: 

• Possession of CDS II (methamphetamine) 
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• Second or Subsequent offenses
• Traffic violations. 

Bobbit was placed into the NPDC with a return court date of 9/7/2021.


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