Police News

Brothers arrested on numerous drug and weapons charges

Public Information Officer
Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux
Phone 337-948-6516
Fax      337-407-9458

Press Release:  February 3, 2022

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ARRESTED:

Dangello Shamarr Perrodin, age 21

Dangello Perrodin

1769 Highway 749

Opelousas, LA., 70570

CHARGES:  

Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule I CDS (2 counts)

Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule II CDS

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm

Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the Presence

of a CDS (12 counts)

Transactions Involving Proceeds from Drug Offenses

Violation of Uniform CDS Law – Drug Free Zone

Illegal Handling of a Machine Gun

BOND:  $80,500

ARRESTED:

Dwight Matthew Perrodin, age 23

Dwight Perrodin

1769 Highway 749

Opelousas, LA., 70570

CHARGES: 

Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule IV CDS

Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the Presence

of a CDS (13 counts)

Illegal Carrying of a Weapon

Possession of Schedule IV CDS

Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule I CDS (2 counts)

Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule II CDS

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm

Transactions Involving Proceeds from Drug Offenses

Traffic Offenses

BOND:  $89,000

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BROTHERS ARRESTED ON NUMEROUS DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES

On Tuesday, February 1, 2022, detectives with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at the residence of 1796 Highway 749 in the Opelousas area.  This search warrant was generated after a lengthy investigation whereas detectives identified Dangello Perrodin and his brother, Dwight Perrodin, as distributing large amounts of marijuana and synthetic marijuana throughout the St. Landry Parish.

Upon execution of the search warrant, detectives seized the following from the home and vehicles:

  • Approximately 291.4 grams of high grade marijuana, valued at approximately $2,700;
  • Approximately 10 oxycodone pills;
  • One orange medicine bottle containing a clear liquid labeled as Cetrizine, a schedule IV narcotic;
  • Approximately 9.9 pounds of synthetic marijuana, valued at approximately $48,000;
  • (12) firearms which included (5) handguns, (4) assault rifles, (2) shotguns, (1) Mac-10. One of these handguns was reported stolen;  and
  • $3,000.00 in US Currency.

Additionally, the residence was located within 190 feet of a daycare.

As a result of this investigation, Dangello Perrodin and Dwight Perrodin were arrested and booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on multiple drug and weapons violations.

On behalf of Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, this is Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux.  All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.