Twin Brothers Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported twin brothers from Lockport were arrested on drug charges on Monday. Dylan and Derek Griffin (both W/M, D.O.B. 06/11/92) were arrested on outstanding warrants for drug distribution, and they were found with additional drugs in their possession on Monday.
 
Through investigation, the Lafourche Parish Drug Task Force had obtained warrants for the arrest of the Griffins for Distribution of Marijuana. At around 3:30 p.m. on Monday, April 21, with the assistance of Louisiana Probation and Parole, agents proceeded to 1533 Mar Drive in Lockport to execute the warrants. Upon the agents’ arrival, another vehicle also arrived at the residence. Agents made contact with the occupants and identified Dylan Griffin as the passenger. Griffin exited the truck and placed a white cup in the bed of the truck. Upon making contact him, agents noticed there were several small pills dissolving in a liquid in the cup. Agents suspected the pills to be Alprazolam, and Griffin confirmed the identification of the pills and that he was attempting to dissolve them. He was placed under arrest.
 
Agents then proceeded inside the residence and made contact with Derek Griffin, and he was placed under arrest per the warrant. During a subsequent search of the residence, agents discovered a partially burnt marijuana cigarette, drug paraphernalia, and several hundred dollars in cash.
 
The Griffins were transported to the Lafourche Parish Detention Center in Thibodaux. Both were charged per outstanding warrants for Distribution of Marijuana. They were additionally both charged with Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. Derek Griffin is being held in lieu of $6,000 bond as set by Judge Ashly Bruce Simpson. Dylan Griffin, meanwhile, was additionally charged with Possession of Alprazolam and Obstruction of Justice. He is currently being held in lieu of $27,500 bond as set by Judge Simpson, and he is additionally being held for Louisiana Probation and Parole. 

Twin Brothers Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

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