The Bogalusa Police Department reports the arrests of Jonathan Peters, Tylar Reddit, and Rodrius Quinn for various gun and drug violations.
Criminal Patrol Officers responded to the Sunset Acres Housing Complex in reference to a call of subjects brandishing firearms. Upon arrival, Officers smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the apartment. Officers observed a subject attempting to leave the apartment through a window, who retreated when he saw officers. Officers eventually made entry and several subjects were detained, but were uncooperative.
A search warrant for the apartment was obtained and executed by patrol officers and detectives. During the search officers seized a total of 85 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia indicative of the use and sale of marijuana, two 9mm handguns, one with an obliterated serial number, and one with a 30 round magazine. Officers also recovered additional magazines, as well as handgun and rifle ammunition.
Peters was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a drug free zone, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Reddit was charged with firearm free zone violation, possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a drug free zone, illegal carrying of a weapon in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of marijuana.
Quinn was charged with firearm free zone violation, illegal carrying of a weapon in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number.