According to Task Force Officials, on July 23, agents with the Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force, along with Natchitoches Police Department’s Crime Suppression Unit, arrested Shaquille Robinson, 25, of the 800 Block of Merilyn Ave. Robinson was arrested for two outstanding indictments through the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF). The indictments were in reference a June 2019 case, in which the NMJDTF had arrested Robinson.
Officers made contact with Robinson at his residence and he was placed under arrest for the outstanding ATF indictments. During Robinson’s arrest, agents executed a search warrant at Robinson’s residence and seized the following items: *Approximately 3.5 pounds of suspected high grade marijuana *Approximately 500 suspected Alprazolam (Xanax) *An American Tactical Imports AR-15 223 caliber rifle *A Rossi 38 special revolver. *Several paraphernalia items believed to be used for the usage, weighing and packaging of the suspected narcotics.
Robinson was transported to the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center with a federal detainer hold through the ATF. He was given a return District Court date of Nov. 17 and charged with the following through the 10th Judicial District:
*La Rs 40:966, Possession of Schedule I (Marijuana) with Intent to Distribute
*La Rs 40:969, Possession of Schedule IV (Xanax/Alprazolam) with Intent to Distribute
*La Rs 14:95E, Possession of a Firearm in the Presence of CDS
*La Rs 40:1023, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Also arrested during the investigation was Lloyd Brown, 25, of the 200 block of Cardino Road. Natchez. Brown was issued a summons for La RS40:966C Possession of Marijuana and released.
The Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force is working with the 10th Judicial District Attorneys Office, the ATF and several agencies in this ongoing investigation.