Shreveport man arrested following DEA Task Force investigation


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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A Shreveport man was arrested on drug charges following an investigation by the DEA Task Force.

According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, 21-year-old Sean Loston, Jr. was taken into custody Thursday after a search warrant was issued at a home in the 800 block of Sherwood Rd.

Agents seized 500 Xanax tablets, one pound of marijuana, a Glock model 17 handgun, and $2,000 in cash.

Loston was booked into the Caddo Correctional Center for Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana, Possession of a Firearm with CDS, and Possession with Intent to Distribute Xanax.

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