Detective Laura Guise, Public Integrity Officer
1309 Canal Boulevard
Thibodaux, La. 70301
Phone #(985) 446-5021
Fax # (985)446-7214
March 29, 2006
“Man Sentencedto 15 Years in Prison”
In June of 2005, the ThibodauxPolice Department’s Bureau of Narcotics conducted a drug-warrant raid. One of the arrest made, was a 46 year old B/M identified as RaynaHenderson of 1313 St. Charles Street in Thibodaux. The warrant was for“Distribution of Marijuana” and “Distribution of Crack Cocaine”. OnTuesday, March 28, 2006 the Narcotic Detectives appeared in District Courtprepared to testify against Henderson, but learned that the District Attorney’sOffice was able to obtain a conviction Henderson without going to trial. The Thibodaux Police Department appreciates the aggressive manner in whichthese types of individuals are removed from the streets of Thibodaux.
Chief Melancon commented, “We encourage the members of thecommunity to continue in assisting us in making cases against those who use,and distribute illegal narcotics. The information can beconfidential and ultimately have a great impact on our overall efforts tocombat illegal narcotics."
The Thibodaux Police Departmentrespectfully asks that anyone having information concerning illegal drugactivity to call, (985) 446-3673(DOPE). Remember, you can remain anonymous!