Terrebonne Parish man pleads guilty to violating the federal controlled substances act

Published 8:15 am Wednesday, June 16, 2021

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NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that on June 14, 2021,Caesar Raymon Williams, 42, from Terrebonne Parish, pled guilty as charged to a five- count indictment for two counts of distribution of heroin, one count of distribution of cocaine base,one count of possession with the intent to distribute heroin, and one count of possession with the intent to distribute cocaine base, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(C).

In Count One, Williams distributed heroin to a confidential source on March 9, 2021. In Counts Two and Three, he sold heroin and cocaine base to a confidential source on March 18, 2021. In Counts Four and Five, on March 25, 2021, law enforcement executed a search warrant on Williams’s home and discovered that he possessed with the intent to distribute heroin and cocaine base.

Due to Williams’s extensive criminal history involvingdrug trafficking, at sentencing, he faces up to a maximum term of imprisonment of twenty (20) years, a maximum fine of up to $1,000,000, at least 3 years of supervised release following any term of imprisonment, and a $100 mandatory special assessment.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office, Houma Police Department, St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office, Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Louisiana State Police. The prosecution is being handled by Assistant United States Attorney Melissa Bücher.