The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrested a Chalmette woman on various narcotics charges following an investigation conducted by the Special Investigations Division Narcotics Unit, Sheriff James Pohlmann said.
Tiffany Holmes, 32, of the 200 block of Marina Road in Chalmette, was booked with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, possession with the intent to distribute THC, and possession of crack cocaine.
After obtaining information that Holmes was involved in illegal drug activity in St. Bernard, Narcotics Unit agents opened an investigation. Based on their findings, agents obtained a search warrant for her residence, Sheriff Pohlmann said.
During the investigation, agents recovered 50 pounds of high-grade marijuana with an estimated street value of $175,000, 431 THC vapes with an estimated street value of $43,000, and a small amount of crack cocaine.
Agents also recovered more than $4,300 in cash.
Holmes was transported to the St. Bernard Parish Prison to be booked on the above charges.
Sheriff Pohlmann reminds residents to call the Sheriff’s Office narcotics hotline at (504) 271-DOPE or 3673 to report suspected illegal drug activity in St. Bernard Parish. Callers can remain anonymous, and all calls will be acted upon.