2 men allegedly caught with 1,065 Xanax

Two men have been arrested after allegedly being caught with over a thousand Xanax.

Adidas Nike Brown (Left) & Lamere Turner (Right)

The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office says SCAT officers pulled over Adidas Nike Brown and Lamere Turner Thursday on Highway 594. During the traffic stop, they allegedly found 32 grams of marijuana, 4 ecstasy tablets, 1 Oxycodone tablet, and 1,065 Xanax. They also had a handgun in the vehicle.

26-year-old Adidas Nike Brown, of Monroe, is charged with 1 count Possession of a Schedule I Drug (Ecstasy) and one count Possession of CDS I (Marijuana). 26-year-old Lamere Turner, of Monroe, is charged with 1 count Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule IV (Xanax), 2 counts Possession of Schedule I (Marijuana and Ecstasy), 1 count Illegal Carrying of a Weapon in presence of Narcotics, and 1 count Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance Schedule II (Hydrocodone).