Three Arrests Made During Traffic Stop
On April 18, 2022, an LPSO Deputy responded to 21787 Hwy 8 West in reference to a reported theft inside a convenience store. After reviewing evidence, the Deputy obtained an arrest warrant on Christian McCann, 30, of Centerpoint, on the charge of misdemeanor theft.
On Wednesday, April 27, 2022, the Deputy was notified that McCann had returned to the same store, and was notified of the vehicle she was in, along with the direction of travel when she left. Deputies and Detectives were able to stop the vehicle occupied by McCann, along with Jewel Brown, Jr., 29, of Centerpoint, and Robert Powell, 52, of Pollock, on Highway 8 West, near White Sulphur Springs. McCann was placed in handcuffs, and was found to be in possession of a glass pipe containing suspected methamphetamine. As Brown, Jr., exited the vehicle, the Deputies observed a small cellophane bag with a white substance on the floor next to him, along with being in possession of pipes, that Brown informed of being meth pipes. Powell was found to be wanted out of Rapides Parish and was taken into custody along with McCann and Brown, Jr.
Christian McCann was booked on charges of misdemeanor theft, possession of CDS II methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Jewel Brown, Jr., was booked on charges of possession of CDS II methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Robert Powell was booked as a fugitive of Rapides Parish.
Press time: 05/05/2022 14:40