Earlier today a combined task force of the Lake Charles Police Department, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, CAT, DEA, FBI and ICE led to dozens of arrests in the largest drug bust in Lake Charles history. According to KPLC:
Authorities are conducting what they have called the largest anti-drug operation in the history of Southwest Louisiana.
The 10-month investigation yielded 24 arrests, including the largest cocaine distributor and drug wholesaler in the Lake Area.
Seven individuals in the series of arrests had bonds set at over a million dollars.