Sheriff Steve Prator and Chief Willie Shaw announced that the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit conducted an operation to attempt to curtail the possession, use and distribution of illegal drugs at the State Fair of Louisiana.

Agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit conducted an operation where agents made numerous drug- related arrests. The majority of the arrests were carnival employees. The operation was extremely successful, netting a total of 15 arrests for various offenses. Below are the arrests made during this operation:

Donald Spinelli, 45, Houston, TX, Possession of Sch II;
Julian Carmillo, 21, Dallas TX, Possession of Sch I;
Jeffery Milner, 39, Twin Falls, ID, Possession of Sch I with intent to distribute (WID);
Regina Scott, 19, Las Vegas, NV, Interfering;
Richard Sanchez, 20, Shreveport, Possession of Sch I, 2nd offense;
Aron Moore, 18, Coushatta, Battery on a Police Officer;
Michael Penny, 19, Baton Rouge, Possession of Sch II;
Rick Moise, 54, Shreveport, Interfering;
Jeremy Sanford, 36, Shreveport, Possession of Sch II;
Charles Allen, 48, Possession of Sch I WID;
Jason Brannon, 19, Shreveport, Possession Sch I WID;
Troy Welch, 23, Shreveport, Possession of Sch I WID;
Carrie Allison, 25, Shreveport, Possession of Sch I.