Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Ethan John Hebert, 27, of 229 Pearl Margaret Drive, Gray, La., following a traffic complaint investigated by sheriff’s deputies at around midday on Friday in Labadieville, La.
A complaint was received of a vehicle operating in a reckless manner near Labadieville. A patrol unit located the vehicle and also noted the vehicle to be driving carelessly.
The patrol officer initiated a stop of the vehicle. The driver, now identified as Ethan John Hebert, was acting in a nervous manner and indicated he was driving on and off the roadway due to a mechanical issue.
Due to numerous signaling factors, the deputy requested and was granted permission by the suspect driver to search the vehicle.During that process, a variety of illegal narcotics and paraphernalia was seized.
Ethan John Hebert was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:
*Reckless Operation of a Motor Vehicle
*Possession of Alprazolam (Xanax) with Intent to Distribute
*Possession of Oxycodone with Intent to Distribute
*Possession of Klonopin (Clonazepam)
Ethan John Hebert was 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