Houma man arrested for possession of too many sharks and methamphetamine in Oyster Bayou, LDWF reports.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) — A Home man was arrested for allegedly catching too many sharks and carrying methamphetamine, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

Agents say Anuda Lyrette, 44, was taken into custody on July 26 at Oyster Bayou, south of Lost Lake in the parish of Terrebonne. Officials say he was in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, as well as a small shark.

Agents allegedly saw Lyrett throw another shark overboard because it was over the limit.

He was placed in Terrebonne parish prison. He faces over $5,500 in fines and two years in prison.

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