Authorities: Investigation yields $10,000 worth of illegal drugs - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Authorities: Investigation yields $10,000 worth of illegal drugs

Quinten Tyler (Source: Calcasieu Correctional Center) Quinten Tyler (Source: Calcasieu Correctional Center)
DEQUINCY, LA (KPLC) -

A total of $10,000 worth of drugs was found and a DeQuincy man arrested after a search warrant was served by the Combined Anti-Drug Task Force in the 700 block of South Grand Avenue in DeQuincy Tuesday, authorities said.

The search yielded approximately 23.69 grams of powder cocaine, 19.67 grams of crack cocaine, 3.80 grams of marijuana, 11.12 grams of methamphetamine, 936 alprazolam tablets, 85 oxycodone tablets, 332 ecstasy tablets, 8 ounces of promethazine-codeine syrup, 3 suboxone strips, and numerous drug paraphernalia items, according to Lake Charles Police Deputy Chief Mark Kraus. CAT detectives estimated the street value of the drugs to be $10,000

A resident of the home, Quinten Demon Tyler, was booked into Calcasieu Correctional Center on a charge of first-offense marijuana possession, and charges of possession with intent to distribute the following drugs: crack cocaine, cocaine,  methamphetamine, methamphetamine, suboxone, alprazolam, promethazine and ecstasy. He was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Judge Guy Bradberry set bond at $330,000.

Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Celebrating 25 years of Cathedral Chorale

    Celebrating 25 years of Cathedral Chorale

    Sunday, December 17 2017 9:23 PM EST2017-12-18 02:23:12 GMT

    This is the first time the group has rehearsed all together. This weekend being the only real preparation. For music director Bob Marcantel, he's only a little stressed out. “My choir members came up to me after the first rehearsal and they said this music's hard, and I said, 'Would you expect anything less?' ” said Marcantel.

    More >>

    This is the first time the group has rehearsed all together. This weekend being the only real preparation. For music director Bob Marcantel, he's only a little stressed out. “My choir members came up to me after the first rehearsal and they said this music's hard, and I said, 'Would you expect anything less?' ” said Marcantel.

    More >>
  • Southwest Louisiana Christmas activities

    Southwest Louisiana Christmas activities

    Sunday, December 17 2017 8:50 PM EST2017-12-18 01:50:10 GMT
    (Source: pablo)(Source: pablo)

    The following is a list of the Christmas activities going on in the area

    More >>

    The following is a list of the Christmas activities going on in the area

    More >>
  • UPDATE: All lanes of I-210 WB open at Prien Lake Road Exit

    UPDATE: All lanes of I-210 WB open at Prien Lake Road Exit

    Sunday, December 17 2017 5:52 PM EST2017-12-17 22:52:02 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The left lane of I-210 westbound is blocked at the Prien Lake Road Exit due to an accident, according to the Department of Transportation and Development. Traffic congestion is minimal, according to DOTD. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

    More >>

    The left lane of I-210 westbound is blocked at the Prien Lake Road Exit due to an accident, according to the Department of Transportation and Development. Traffic congestion is minimal, according to DOTD. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly