Seven arrested in Walker drug bust

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:

  • Michael Green, 29, 30090 Mayer St., Apt. 39, Walker, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Deanna Salpietra, 24, 30090 Mayer St., Apt. 39, Walker, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Katie Partin, 24, 11935 Cooper Drive, Baton Rouge, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Jason Frappier, 26, 5907 Ross Ave., Dallas, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Elizabeth Chernyakhovsky, 20, 5907 Ross Ave., Dallas, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • John Coxe II, 30, 14810 Springfield Road, Walker, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Dustin Moore, 36, 8912 Shadow Springs Drive, Denham Springs, possession with intent to distribute Schedule I and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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.