Two arrested in connection with 300 Ectasy tablets

Derrick Patrick

Kimberly Jones

By EverythingCenla staff

Derrick Patrick, 28, of Morganza, and Kimberly Jones, 30, of Marksville, were arrested  Thursday, April 1, after authorities allegedly found 100 Ecstasy tabelets in their possession, according to Sheriff Doug Anderson of Avoyelles Parish.

Authorities stopped the vehicle the pair was in on Laurel Street and allegedly found the tablets in the vehicle. Later, narcotics investigators with a search warrant searched a Green Street property in Marksville and allegedly seized an additional 200 Ecstasy tablets.

Anderson said the vacant building on Green Street was the “stash house.”

Deputies also found a pit bull chained inside of the building.

The drugs had a street value of $4,500. Agents also allegedly found $540 in cash.

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