St Bernard deputies seized over $60k worth of narcotics in huge drug bust


The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office narcotics deputies seized 958 Ecstasy tablets, 80 grams of cocaine, and nearly 4 pounds of marijuana in a huge drug bust on Friday.

The SBSO says in a statement, “Dwayne Thomas, 27, and Donisha Gresham, 25, residents of the 8700 block of Livingston Avenue in Chalmette, were both booked on the following charges: possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute MDMA (Ecstasy), possession with intent to distribute marijuana, illegal use of a controlled dangerous substance in the presence of a minor, cruelty to a juvenile, and possession of drug paraphernalia.”

The Sheriff’s Office says the Ecstacy has a street value of $9,580, the cocaine $16,670 and the marijuana valued at $34,380. Deputies also seized drug paraphernalia and more than $5,800 in cash.