St. Amant father and son arrested on drug charges
POSTED: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 3:34pm
ASCENSION PARISH, LA — A father and son have been both locked up on drug charges in Ascension Parish.
On April 8, authorities went to the home of Audie and Austin Decoteau to investigate complaints of drug activity.
During the investigation, narcotics detectives searched the vehicle and residence of Audie Decoteau; detectives seized marijuana and drug paraphernalia from the vehicle and residence. Audie Decoteau also had an active bench warrant for his arrest from Livingston Parish.
Audie Decoteau, 51, was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana and Fugitive Warrant from Livingston Parish. He is currently incarcerated at the Ascension Parish Jail.
Austin Decoteau, 17, was charged with Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was released from jail on bond.