Posted on July 10, 2020

Major Drug Bust in St. Tammany and Orleans: More Than $7 Million in Marijuana Seized

Kyle Whitfield,, July 9, 2020

Four people were arrested Wednesday after a Louisiana State Police task force seized more than 5,300 “high grade” marijuana plants and pounds of processed marijuana worth millions from three homes in metro New Orleans.


Hung Q Nguyen, Phi Q. Nguyen and Tuan Q. Nguyen were booked into St. Tammany Parish Jail on multiple drug-related counts. Hau Trung Pham was arrested on counts related to drugs and the possession of a firearm.


Besides the marijuana, agents also found cocaine, suboxone, two firearms and about $75,000.