Gonzales man found passed out in his car with heroin
Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Tony Bacala reports one arrest following an investigation into illegal drug activity in a business parking lot in Gonzales.
On Thursday, June 5, deputies responded to Clark’s Top Fuel on Airline Highway in reference to someone passed out in a vehicle in the parking lot.
When deputies arrived, they noticed a man, later identified as Garrett Haydell, 34, passed out in his vehicle.
Officers then noticed a syringe on the passenger seat.
Narcotics Detectives arrived on scene and gathered the syringe and a spoon, which still had heroin on it.
Haydell was then taken to the hospital and later arrested upon his release from the hospital.
Haydell was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail on charges of possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond was set at $10,000.