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Drug arrest


On Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at 1043 am, Deputies were dispatched to Peto's Truck Stop, 15125 Highway 395, Roanoke, in reference to a male subject selling illegal substances to customers.

Deputies located the suspect in the parking lot and spoke with him.  Initially the suspect refused to identify himself to deputies and attempted to leave.  Deputies stopped him and during pat down located a pill bottle containing various colored tablets and a wallet. 

The suspect gave deputies a fictitious name and date of birth that didn't match identification found in his wallet. 

Richard Moises Arguello, 29, of 114 First avenue, Nederland , TX was booked into the parish jail for Resisting an Officer, Possession with intent to distribute CDS IV, and Distribution and Possession of Legend drugs. Arguello was also arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant from the Jefferson County Sheriff office 18-30567.

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