Wed, Apr 18, 2012
The Rayne Police Department executed a narcotics search warrant at 208 Melanie Street in Rayne, LA. The officers located marijuana packaged for sale, MDMA commonly known as Ecstasy, and cocaine base in the residence. Jamie Roy Menard (41) and Drake Paul Menard (19) were arrested for the narcotics violations. In addition to the drugs, the Rayne Police Department confiscated money believed to be proceeds from drug sales.
Officers also seized two pit bull dogs that have been utilized in dog fighting and a cock pit with numerous dead birds on the property. Additional charges for the animal violations will be forthcoming.
Chief Stelly stated that this residence was a problem area in an otherwise quiet neighborhood.