Task Force conducts 'Operation Heartbreak' roundup in Vermilion Parish

The Vermilion / Municipal Narcotics Task force conducted “Operation Heartbreak” which was a drug offender round-up, with the culmination of several months of undercover narcotics operations.

The Task force executed several warrants on suspects with charges ranging from Possession and Possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession and the possession with the intent to distribute prescription drugs, possession and possession with the intent to distribute cocaine, possession of methamphetamine, and possession with the intent to distribute ecstasy (MDMA). Bonds range from $5,000 to $75,000.

These drug investigations encompassed the entire Parish of Vermilion, with suspects being sought from Abbeville, Kaplan, Delcambre, Erath and the rural areas.

Sheriff Mike Couvillon would like to thank Mayor Mark Piazza, and Chief Tony Hardy of Abbeville and Mayor Kirk Champagne and Chief Boyd Adams of Kaplan for their participation in the task force. This shows what can be done when efforts are combined in a united effort to keep our kids and communities safe. Sheriff Couvillon stated that several warrants are yet to be served and the Task Force will continue to attempt to locate these persons.

Arrested were:

• Brandon Boudreaux (Date of birth 08-17-1978), Distribution of Marijuana

• James Boudreaux (dob 02-20-1973), Drug Fraud

• Kendall Guidry (Date of birth 04-28-1987), Possession of Marijuana

• Idell Jackson (dob 08-03-1962), Possession of Cocaine

• Jeanene James (dob 02-05-1986), Possession of Schedule II, Possession of Marijuana

• Shekeitha Judge (dob 02-14-1975), Distribution of Schedule II

• Jacolby Lee (dob 11-30-1987), two counts of Distribution of Cocaine

• Jaylen Levine (dob 05-11-92), Possession of Cocaine

• Courtney McGee (dob 06-04-1993), Possession of Marijuana

• Michael Mouton (dob 09-03-1968), Possession of Marijuana, Drug Paraphernalia

• Busch Sereal (dob 12-28-1977), Possession of Cocaine

• Jeffery Shelvin (dob 11-04-1955), PWITD Marijuana, Cultivation of Marijuana

• Jaylin Veney (dob 10-31-1994), Distribution of Cocaine

• Blaine Williams (dob 04-18-1992), Distribution of Cocaine

• Nathaniel Hawthorne (dob 09-21-1958), Distribution of Schedule III

• Christopher Hills (dob 03-23-1989), Distribution of Schedule III, Distribution of Schedule III

• D’Andre Sinegal (dob

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