CADDO PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit arrested a Shreveport man for possessing more than $65K of drugs in his home.

A release from CPSO says 53-year-old Cedric Ragster was arrested in the 100 block of Ute Trail on Tuesday after narcotics agents executed a search warrant at an apartment.

According to CPSO, agents found a Glock .45 handgun, 4,988 grams of marijuana (approximately 11 pounds), 774 grams of methamphetamine tablets, 61 grams of methamphetamine, 14 grams of powder cocaine, $1,525 in cash, digital scales, and packaging materials.

Ragster was arrested and booked into the Caddo Correctional Center, where is charged with:

  • Possession of schedule II with intent to distribute (two counts)
  • possession of schedule I with intent to distribute
  • possession of a firearm with a controlled and dangerous substance