Addis Man Booked On Drug, Firearm Charges
St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Narcotics agents arrested an Addis man for drugs and firearm charges.
Sheriff's spokesperson Maj. Ginny Higgins reported 35-year-old Chad Fonseca was arrested after attempting to sell more than an ounce of methamphetamine to an undercover officer.
Following his detainment by Narcotics Agents, they located a concealed loaded handgun in his waistband.
Fonseca was subsequently arrested and charged with the following:
- Possession with the Intent to Distribute Schedule II CDS (Methamphetamine over 28 grams)
- Illegal Carrying of a Weapons (concealed weapon)
- Illegal Carrying Of Weapons In The Presence of a CDS
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Following his arrest, he was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges.
No bond has been set.