Arrest made following an undercover narcotics operation by LPD

Lafayette, LA –During the month of May, 2022, officers with the Lafayette Narcotic’s Unit conducted an undercover narcotics operation. During this operation, officers made contact with an individual by the name of, Joseph Linton Robicheaux (9-9-94, 1269 Sawmill Hwy. Breaux Bridge, La.). Officers were able to negotiate a narcotics transaction with Joseph, in which Joseph provided the officers Methamphetamine for an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency. At a later time, a warrant for distribution of Methamphetamine (Sch. II narcotic) was applied for and executed.

On August 31, 2022, officers with the Lafayette Narcotic’s Street Team conducted a traffic stop, within the Lafayette city limits. Located inside of the violator’s vehicle was a passenger identified as Joseph Linton Robicheaux. Throughout the course of the investigation, officers were able to recover marijuana and fentanyl from Joseph Robicheaux. Joseph was charged with possession of Sch. I & Sch. II narcotics and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.