POSTED: Friday, February 22, 2013 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, February 22, 2013 - 12:34pm
GONZALES, LA (NBC33) — A Gonzales woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine.
The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred on Thursday, Feb. 21. We’re told an anonymous caller reported that the suspect, Jill Fontaine, 34, was in possession of the illegal drugs.
Narcotics detectives located Fontaine in her vehicle. She was traveling from LaPlace in a Ford Expedition to her home in Gonzales. A search was conducted of her vehicle and they located one ounce of methamphetamine and a pipe in her purse.
Fontaine was arrested and charged with Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug paraphernalia. She was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail.
Anyone with information on illegal drug activity is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division at (225) 621-8350 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).