The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office arrested an man yesterday after a tip led to an investigation into drug activity on Coteau Rodaire Road.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Major Ginny Higgins says that narcotics agents found 51-year-old Daryl Savoie of Lafayette in possession of Methamphetamine and Cocaine that has a street value of around $14,000.

Daryl Savoie car, photo courtesy of St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office

Narcotics officers also seized a Mercedes sports car as part of the drug arrest.

Savoie is facing the following charges:

  • Possession with the intent to distribute Schedule II CDS over 28 grams (Methamphetamine)
  • Possession with the intent to distribute Schedule II CDS (Cocaine)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

After he was arrested, Savoie was booked into the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office.