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Month-long narcotics investigation nets 7 arrests in Lacombe

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Month-long narcotics investigation nets 7 arrests in Lacombe
From the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office:
LACOMBE---Members of the St. Tammany Parish Narcotics Task Force concluded a month-long narcotics investigation into a suspected Lacombe drug dealer with the arrest of seven individuals Friday, Feb. 23.
On Friday, detectives with the task force executed a search warrant at a Lacombe residence where Quinten Casnave, the focus of their investigation, had been known to be residing.

At the time of the execution of the search warrant, several individuals left the residence in a pickup truck, which was later stopped by St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s patrol units.

The subjects in the vehicle were later found to be in possession of suspected MDMA (Ecstacy) and marijuana.

The occupants of the vehicle, Austin Folse, 20, of Mandeville; Matthew Schenck, 18, of Mandeville; and Adelaide Sollberger, 17, of Mandeville were each arrested for LRS 40:966C – Possession of Sch. I CDS MDMA (felony) and booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail. Sollberger was also arrested for LRS 40:966E Possession of Marijuana.

The search warrant of the Lacombe residence resulted in the seizure of more MDMA, LSD, Marijuana, a suspected Marijuana THC oil lab, Xanax and two firearms.

The following individuals were arrested at the residence as a result of the investigation and were booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail.

*Caleb D. Pattison, 19, of Lacombe, was arrested on the following charges:
LRS 40:983 – Creation or Operation of a Clandestine Lab (felony)
LRS 40:966E – Possession of Marijuana (misdemeanor)
LRS 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (misdemeanor)
LRS 14:91.13 – Illegal Use of CDS in the Presence of Persons Under (felony)

*Quentin Z. Casnave, 20, of Lacombe, was arrested on the following charges:
LRS 40:966C – Possession of Sch. I CDS (LSD) (felony)
LRS 40:969C – Possession of Sch. IV (Xanax) (felony)
LRS 14:95E – Possession of a Firearm in the Presence of Illegal CDS (felony)
LRS 14:91.13 – Illegal Use of CDS in the Presence of Persons Under 17 (felony)

*Devin C. Aucoin, 20, of Mandeville, was arrested on the following charges:
LRS 40:966 – Possession of Sch. I CDS (MDMA) (felony)
LRS 14:91.13 – Illegal Use of CDS in the Presence of Persons Under 17 (felony)

The homeowner, Melissa Pattison, 51, of Lacombe, was later located at her place of employment and arrested on the following charges, all stemming from the search warrant which was executed at the home:
LRS 40:967C - Possession of Sch. II (Meth) (felony)
LRS 40:966E - Possession of Marijuana (misdemeanor)
LRS 40:1060.13 – Possession of a Legend Drug (misdemeanor)
LRS 40:1023 – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (misdemeanor)
LRS 14:91.13 – Illegal Use of CDS in Presence of Persons Under 17 (felony)
LRS 14:95E – Possession of Firearm in the Presence of Illegal CDS (felony)

Pattison was also booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail.

The St. Tammany Parish Narcotics Task Force is comprised of members from STPSO, Mandeville Police Department, and Slidell Police Department.