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Monroe LA Police Department
Thursday September 2nd, 2010 :: 11:33 p.m. CDT

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SNAP Team made two separate arrests for distribution of marijuana Wednesday evening, with drugs and guns recovered.

SNAP Team made two separate arrests for multiple counts of distribution of marijuana Wednesday evening, resulting in a seizure of marijuana and illegal weapons at both locations.

Montaz T. Jones was placed under arrest for 3 distribution of marijuana counts, with an additional amount of almost 4 ounces of marijuana being located at his residence following execution of a search warrant. A sawed-off shotgun was recovered at this residence as well.

Jimmy L. Scott Jr. was placed under arrest for 2 distribution of marijuana counts, and an additional 22 grams of marijuana, in eleven separate bags, was located at his residence during execution of a search warrant. Also recovered at the residence was three weapons; one shotgun, with a barrel of 14 inches, was found within a foot of the marijuana. Two pistols were located where Scott slept, one of which had an obliterated serial number. Two juveniles were in the same room as the marijuana upon officers arriving at residence.

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Monroe LA Police Department
700 Wood St
Monroe, LA 71201

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Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 318-329-2600

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