For Immediate Release: Contact: Sgt AJ Mellady
October 25, 2017 (765) 807-1200
Street Crimes Investigation Results in Two Narcotics Arrests
On October 25th, the Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a narcotics investigation at 1207 Rochester St. While on scene, officers could smell the odor of synthetic marijuana coming from inside the residence. During the investigation, a search warrant was obtained for the residence. Officers located and seized 64.22 pounds of synthetic marijuana (spice), 16.2 grams of marijuana and $455 dollars cash.
Patrick Lucas (37) was arrested for possession and dealing of synthetic marijuana, possession of marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, and receiving stolen property.
Stacey Lucas (31) was arrested for possession of synthetic marijuana, possession of marijuana, and maintaining a common nuisance.
The Lafayette Police Department asks that anyone with any further information about this investigation please contact the Lafayette Police Department or call the anonymous We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78 CRIME.
Sgt AJ Mellady
Street Crimes Unit
Lafayette Police Department
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