A traffic stop in DeSoto Parish lands a Shreveport man behind bars on drug charges.
Shortly after 12:30 a.m. Thursday deputies pulled over 28-year-old Cordarrel Cooksey on Hwy 171 in Stonewall for a traffic violation.
While talking with Cooksey deputies noticed marijuana on the floor board of his vehicle.
Deputies then searched the vehicle and found digital scales, over $2,000 in cash, over 700 grams of ecstasy and 2.5 ounces of suspected marijuana.
Cooksey was arrested and booked into the DeSoto Parish Detention Center on the following charges:
- No Proof of Insurance
- License Plate Light
- Possession of Schedule I MDMA (Ecstasy) with Intent to Distribute
- Possession of Schedule I Marijuana with Intent to Distribute
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia