The Alexandria Police Department executed a search warrant at “The Releaf Shop” located at 2304 S. MacArthur Drive. Narcotic Agents arrested four people, charging them with multiple drug charges.
After several complaints, the Alexandria Narcotics Division developed evidence that the illegal substance, Synthethic Cannabinids, was being sold. All four suspects were booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Facility.
18-year-old Sonny Pennington and 26-year-old Charles Adam Pennington, both of Marksville are both charged with 4 counts Poss CDS I (Synthetic Cannabinoids) with Intent to Distribute and 2,706 counts on Poss of Drug Paraphernalia.
25-year-old Rashad Hamideh and 26-year-old Elizabeth Iwalani Johnson Ashley, both of Alexandria, are both charged with 5 counts Poss CDS I (Synthetic Cannabinoids) with Intent to Distribute, 2,710 counts Poss Drug Paraphernalia, and 2 counts Illegal Use of Weapon w/CDS.