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Vernon Sheriff: $11,000 found during drug raid

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(Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office) (Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office)
Isaac Grant III (Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office) Isaac Grant III (Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office)
LEESVILLE, LA (KPLC) -

More than $11,000 in cash was seized during a drug raid in Leesville Friday.

Along with the $ 11,602.10, also found were: 18.7 grams of crack cocaine, 10.7 ounces of powder cocaine, 5 pounds 6.2 ounces of compressed marijuana, 25 dose units of Ecstasy, 53.8 grams of methamphetamine and 6.4 ounces of high-grade marijuana, said Vernon Sheriff Sam Craft. Numerous firearms and stolen property were also found within the residence.

Isaac Grant III, 43, of Leesville, was arrested without incident at the residence on March 10 as the result of an extensive investigation by the Vernon Parish Narcotics Task Force, Craft said.

Judge Scott Westerchil set Grant's total bond at $425,000. Grant is charged with possession of methamphetamine over 28 grams, possession of cocaine over 200 grams, possession marijuana over 400 grams, possession of crack cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of Ecstasy with the intent to distribute, possession of a firearm while in possession of drugs, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Craft said the investigation into this matter is ongoing and additional arrests are expected.

Vernon deputies, detectives, SRT Team Members, and Leesville Police Department personnel participated in the execution of the warrant and arrest.

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