About 2:00 a.m. Wednesay, August 14, 2019, Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's office deputies stopped a vehicle on LA 102 near Empire road for a burned out headlamp.
The occupants of the vehicle exhibited nervous behavior and a records check revealed prior drug history. Deputies obtained consent and searched the vehicle finding 2 grams methamphetamine, a glass smoking pip and 2 firearms.
Kyle Wesley Pilley, 35, Kinder, and Richard James Sonnier, 33, Iota were arrested. Sonnier was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of CDS schedule II, and possession of CDS I marijuana. Pilley was charged with headlamps on motor vehicles, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of CDS II, and illegal carrying of weapons.
Both remain in the Jeff Davis Parish Jail.