Acting on numerous complaints from concerned citizens, the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force detectives and agents from the Louisiana Department of Probation and Parole arrested Franklinton area resident Terry Lane Watson (37) on March 15, 2018.
Watson was arrested at his residence and officers recovered several used and unused syringes with needles attached and a digital scale. While dressing Watson out in jail clothing, officers discovered a zip-lock baggie containing methamphetamine in one of his pockets. Watson was charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Watson is currently on probation and no bond has been set at this time.
Watson has a history of multiple arrests for drug offenses, driving while intoxicated, burglary, theft, contempt of court and probation violation.