ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KLFY) — St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz says an undercover traffic stop led to the discovery of more than $5K in cash and a semi automatic handgun.
Guidroz said detectives also located a 1-year-old infant inside the vehicle during the stop.
It happened Monday in the parish.
Detectives made contact with a silver Kia Sorento occupied by Jaquayland Trevon Bradley Rosette, 24 of Sunset.
A search of the vehicle turned up a semi-automatic handgun, 2 pounds of marijuana and $5400 in cash.
Guidroz said the estimated street value of the marijuana was approximately $18K.
Rosette was transported to the St. Landry parish Jail and charged with illegal use of a CDS in the presence of persons under 17 years of age, possession with intent to distribute schedule I CDS (marijuana), transactions involving proceeds from drug offenses, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a firearm in the presence of a CDS.
The infant was not harmed.