Ten people arrested in Natchitoches Parish during warrant roundup

Probation and Parole Agents and members of the Natchitoches Multi Jurisdictional Drug Task Force conducted an operation on July 11 aimed at apprehending subjects in the Natchitoches area who had active probation warrants. During the operation, agents traveled to various locations in Natchitoches Parish in an attempt to locate the wanted subjects. As a result of the operation, 10 individuals where placed under arrest.

Below is a list of the subjects arrested during the operation along with the charges they received.

Rahkeem Armstrong, B/M 26
Charges: Probation warrant.

Christopher Mooney, W/M 40
Charges: R.S. 40:967 Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamine), R.S. 40:1023 Possession of drug paraphernalia, R.S. 40:982 Second or subsequent offenses, and Probation violations.

Melissa Olson, W/F 43
Charges: R.S. 40:967 Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamine), R.S. 40:969 Possession of Schedule IV (Tramadol), R.S. 40:970 Possession of Schedule V (Codeine), and R.S. 40:1023 Possession of drug paraphernalia.

Ronnie White Ardison, B/M 42
Charges: R.S. 14:122/F Public intimidation, R.S. 14:108 Resisting an officer, R.S. 40:1023 Possession of drug paraphernalia, and Probation violations.

Derrick Demery, B/M 35
Charges: R.S. 14:95.1 Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Jacoby Helaire, B/M 38
Charges: Probation violation.

David Toney, W/M 32
Charges: Probation violation.

James Williams, B/M 33
Charges: Probation warrant.

Andre Sowell, B/M 25
Charges: Probation warrant.

Devonte Demars, B/M 26
Charges: Probation warrant.

Following their arrest, all subjects where placed into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center to await bond.

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 Sheriff’s Office.