Male arrested, charged with drug possession

A routine traffic stop this past weekend led to the arrest of Davin Deason, 33.

A Louisiana Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy stopped a vehicle with an expired registration that was traveling east on East Georgia Avenue. When he made contact with driver of the vehicle, he also identified the vehicle’s passenger, Deason. 

Dispatch advised the deputy that Deason had an active warrant for possession of marijuana. The deputy then secured Deason and transported him to the Lincoln Parish Detention Center.

Upon arrival at the detention center, the deputy performed a routine search of the rear of the marked patrol unit and discovered a clear plastic baggie filled with suspected Ecstasy located on the passenger side where Deason was located. The deputy then informed Deason he would be charged with possession of the Ecstasy and paraphernalia. He was booked on the warrant and the possession charges. 

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