Natchitoches Man Arrested for Narcotics Charges

Deputies assigned to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office “IMPACT” team conducted a traffic stop on June 16 at 5 pm on a vehicle for equipment violations.

Upon stopping the vehicle, the driver was identified as Martrevious Lard, 30, of the 100 block of Maria Lane, Natchitoches Louisiana. After identifying Lard, Deputies were able to determine that he was driving under suspension.

While speaking with Lard, Deputies noticed suspected marijuana gleanings on his shirt. Due to the presence of suspected narcotics, Deputies searched Lard’s vehicle for additional contraband. During the search of the vehicle, Deputies located one suspected marijuana blunt, and 44 suspected ecstasy tablets.

Upon completing the search of the vehicle, Deputies transported Lard to the Natchitoches Parish Detention center where he was booked for the following charges:

• Possession of CDS I (marijuana)
• Possession of CDS I (ecstasy)
• Obstruction of Justice.
• Driving under suspension.
• Obstruction of driver’s view.
Lard was booked into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center awaiting a bond.