A car chase ends in the capture of an accused drug dealer. Vermilion Parish Authorities say they had been getting leads throughout the week that Alton Rice of Abbeville was allegedly selling crack cocaine.
The first sentence has been handed down for a drug trafficking group operating locally. Damien Victor of Lafayette was sentenced to 16 years in prison and 5 years supervised release following that for his role in the group that distributed crack and cocaine within the Truman neighborhood area in Lafayette.
Two people have been booked into jail after police say they were caught with crack cocaine. Agents with the Vermillion Municipal Task Force say they received complaints that a car parked on private property was selling drugs.