Following complaints from the community, Rapides Parish detectives arrested a Ball man on drug charges. He is 40-year-old Tony Christopher Pennock.
Detectives assigned to the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office Metro Division executed a search warrant at 109 Daniels Road in Ball in reference to sales of methamphetamine.
Detectives had received several tips reporting Tony Pennock was selling meth from his home and possibly a body shop. They learned Pennock would obtain an ounce weekly and sell by the gram. A search warrant was obtained through surveillance, verifying prior complaints.
Detectives located approximately 10 grams of methamphetamine, a few ounces of marijuana and assorted drug paraphernalia.
Pennock was arrested and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center. He was later released on a $15,750 bond.
- KLAX ABC 31 News, April 25, 2013