Narcotic detectives with the West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested three people at a Port Allen casino Wednesday, April 3. After arresting one man on an active warrant, he and two others were found in possession of various drugs including heroin, oxymorphone, and methadone.
Narcotics detectives observed Charles "Remi" Contois, 42, who was known to have an active arrest warrant in East Baton Rouge Parish at the Wildfire Casino — and promptly arrested him. Following the arrest, detectives found various drugs on him and two others there with him.
Vinci Kelley, 31 was arrested on drug possession charges. Matthew Meche, 31, also had an outstanding warrant for drug possession in another parish.
Authorities charged Contois with possession of schedule II (oxymorphone), possession of schedule II (amphetamine), possession of schedule II (methadone), possession of Schedule III (Suboxone), possession of Schedule IV (alprazolam), possession of Schedule IV (clonazepam), and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Authorities charged Kelley with possession of Schedule I (heroin), possession of Schedule IV (tramadol), and possession of Schedule IV (alprazolam).
Meche was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and on an outstanding warrant for possession of marijuana.