Monday, August 19, 2019
Bill Hood Premium
Brian Abels 2019
Bogalusa PD arrests two, recovers stolen gun, cash, drugs

Bogalusa PD arrests two, recovers stolen gun, cash, drugs

Author: Action News 17/Monday, August 12, 2019/Categories: Front Page, Crime


Press Release from Bogalusa Police:

During the early morning hours of August 11th, members of the Bogalusa Police Dept. Criminal Patrol Division Shift B, under the command of Capt. Tervalon, conducted a traffic stop on Columbia Street near East 3rd Street. During interaction with the driver, Kondarrius Mingo, and his passenger, De'Salaam Pittman, Officers smelled a strong odor of Marijuana emitting from the car, which prompted further investigation. As a result of that investigation Officers recovered approximately 197 grams of marijuana, a .45 caliber handgun stolen out of Gulfport, Ms., drug paraphernalia indicating distribution, and $2,349 in cash. Both Mingo and Pittman were arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Stolen Firearm, and Illegal Carrying of a Weapon while in Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance. Mingo was additionally charged with Improper Lane Use.
Print

Number of views (1735)/Comments (0)

Tags: