Seven arrested in Walker drug bust

Michael Green
Michael Green

Livingston Parish sheriff’s deputies arrested seven people after confiscating about $9,000 worth of drugs in Walker.

Deputies on Tuesday seized about 22 grams of heroin, 6 grams of methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana and various drug paraphernalia during a search at 30090 Mayer St., Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard said.

As a result, the following people were booked into the Livingston Parish Detention Center:

Coxe and Salpietra were also booked on warrants issued by the Walker Police Department. Coxe’s involved several traffic offenses, while Salpietra’s was for theft, Ard said.

Bonds were set between $100,500 and $111,000 for those arrested, Ard said.

Louisiana State Police assisted with the investigation.