Pineville Man Arrested for Drug Violations Following Report of Stolen Car


The Colfax Police Department received a report of a stolen car. Grant Parish Sheriff’s Corporal Zac Daenen located the car with an unconscious Pineville man behind the steering wheel, stopped in the middle of a road. Inside of the driver’s pockets were methamphetamine and marijuana, along with a hypodermic needle in the driver’s door panel.

Justin Hinton, 35 years old, of 318 Crossridge Drive, Pineville, was arrested for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Simple Obstruction of a Roadway, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.