Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force Agents arrested Timothy Moore, 34, June 7 on narcotics charges in Campti. NMJDTF agents along with the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force were investigating the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive in the Campti area when they came into contact with a vehicle fitting the description of a vehicle occupied by the fugitive.
During this traffic stop agents located several subjects who were known by agents to be on probation. As a result of the stop agents located 19.2 grams of suspected methamphetamine on Moore. The vehicle was also occupied by Wesley Smith, 30, and Jamie Phillips, 37. Other drug paraphernalia items were also located.
All occupants were charged with the following and placed in NPDC awaiting bond.
Possession of CDS II with intent to distribute Methamphetamine
Possession of drug paraphernalia
The Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force would like to thank the Citizens of Natchitoches for their support. Many times an investigation begins with a simple phone call or tip from a concerned citizen. For this reason the Task Force encourages all citizens to report any crimes in their neighborhoods anonymously by calling 318-357-2248, The Natchitoches Police Department, or the Natchitoches Parish Sheriffs Office.