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Arrest Report - February 23, 2018

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 40 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Denise Chaisson, 55, 324 Clarke Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on February 22, 2018 at 8:27 am for domestic abuse battery. A deputy investigating a report of a battery in Bayou Vista found evidence that Chaisson struck a female victim during an argument between the two. Chaisson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Chaisson was released on a $2,500 bond.

 

Melvin Thibodeaux, 48, 1423 James Street, Siracusaville, LA was arrested on February 23, 2018 at 12:07 am on a warrant for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of probation. A deputy responding to a complaint in Siracusaville came into contact with Thibodeaux and located the active warrant for his arrest. Thibodeaux was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

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Juvenile Arrested for Terrorizing at Alternative School

This afternoon, Thursday, February 22, 2018, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers investigated a report from the St. Mary Alternative Program school in Verdunville. School resource officers found evidence that a 14-year-old juvenile wrote statements threatening violence at the school. The juvenile male was arrested on the charge of terrorizing. The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings. The investigation is ongoing.    

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/

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Preventing Vehicle Burglary - Crimes of Opportunity

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives are currently investigating 3 vehicle burglaries in Bayou Vista. Two of the complaints came from Sun Road. The third incident occurred on Universe Street. Sheriff Scott Anslum advises residents to please be diligent in removing valuables from vehicles and locking doors. Taking those 2 steps can help prevent break-ins. Residents can also assist investigators and patrol deputies by reporting suspicious activity.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

 

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Arrest Report - February 22, 2018

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 33 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Briana Delafuente, 18, 289 California Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on February 21, 2018 at 5:48 pm for criminal mischief. Delafuente reported that she was the victim of a hit and run crash in Bayou Vista. A deputy investigating her report found evidence that her statements regarding the reported incident were false. Delafuente was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Morris Garrison, 23, 723 Gabriel Street #13, Patterson, LA was arrested on February 21, 2018 at 9:42 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of direct contempt of court, speeding, and failure to honor written promise to appear. A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista observed a vehicle parked at the skate park after hours. While speaking with the occupants of the vehicle, including Garrison, the deputy located the active warrant for his arrest. Garrison was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Garrison was released on a $380 bond.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

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Narcotics Detectives Find MDMA, Stolen Gun in Franklin, 1 Arrested

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 41 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Kimberly Scott, 20, 132 Riverview Drive, Patterson, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 4:42 am for obstruction of justice. A deputy stopped a pick-up truck for a vehicle violation on LA Highway 182 in Amelia. The deputy spoke with the occupants including a passenger identified as Scott. While speaking with her, the deputy smelled the odor of marijuana on her person. A Morgan City Police officer arrived to assist deputies with the traffic stop investigation and found evidence that Scott ate a piece of a marijuana cigarette after seeing the deputy’s patrol unit. The deputy also found evidence that Scott used marijuana prior to the traffic stop and that she ate the marijuana. Scott was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Jordan Franklin, 19, 140 Clausen Road South, Centerville, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 2:14 pm for simple burglary. A deputy was conducting an investigation into a vehicle burglary that occurred earlier in the morning on LA Highway 182 in the Jeanerette area. The deputy located a subject matching the description of the suspect walking on LA Highway 182 and identified him as Franklin. While speaking with him, the deputy positively identified Franklin as the subject who entered into a vehicle and stole approximately $12 in coins. Franklin was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Cordell Johnson, Jr., 607 Lovette Street, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 1:24 pm on a Jeanerette Police Department warrant for simple robbery. Deputies assisted Jeanerette Police in locating Johnson at West St. Mary High School on the warrant. Johnson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Scott Mayon, 46, 106 Hebert Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 3:03 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of simple criminal damage to property. A deputy observed a motorist in need of assistance off Lake Palourde Road in Amelia. The deputy identified the driver as Mayon and located the active warrant for his arrest. Mayon was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Juvenile female, 15, Charenton, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 5:24 pm for disturbing the peace, 2 counts criminal mischief, and littering. A deputy responded to a call for service regarding a juvenile yelling in the street. The deputy found that the juvenile was causing a disturbance in the neighborhood yelling that she wanted to fight with another subject. The deputy also found that the juvenile broke a glass bottle in the street. The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings.

 

NARCOTICS SECTION

 

Joseph Lumpkin, 55, 311 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Franklin, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 3:48 pm for possession of drug paraphernalia. Narcotics detectives patrolling the Charenton area observed a subject walking in the middle of the roadway on Chitimacha Trail. Detectives stopped to advise the subject of the dangers of walking in the street. The subject was identified as Lumpkin. While speaking with him, detectives learned that Lumpkin had a pipe in his pocket. Detectives retrieved the pipe that had been used to smoke crack cocaine. Lumpkin was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Na Kaven Chevalier, 19, 231 Elmer Street, St. Martinville, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 4:11 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Narcotics detectives patrolling the Charenton area observed a vehicle without a working brake light. Detectives then observed the vehicle cross over the centerline of Martin Luther King Boulevard and conducted a traffic stop. Detectives identified the driver as Chevalier. While speaking with him, detectives received consent to search the car and located a cigar pack containing a marijuana cigar. Chevalier was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Michael Walters, Sr., 39, 978 Chitimacha Trail, Baldwin, LA was arrested on February 20, 2018 at 6:01 pm for the following offenses:

Flight from an officer Obstruction of justice Possession of a firearm by a person convicted of certain felonies Possession of a firearm with an obliterated number or mark Illegal possession of stolen firearms Possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance Possession of Schedule I (MDMA) with intent to distribute Possession of drug paraphernalia Violation of a controlled dangerous substance law (drug free zone)

Narcotics detectives patrolling the Franklin area observed a subject walking on Darce Street and stopped to speak with him. When the subject saw detectives he fled on foot. Detectives followed and observed the subject throw items to the ground. The subject, identified as Walters, was detained pending an investigation. Detectives recovered a firearm and cell phone from the area where Walters threw the objects. Detectives observed that the serial number of the weapon was partially obliterated. Detectives were able to decipher the number and found that the weapon was reported stolen. While searching Walters, detectives also located a pill bottle containing over 2 dozen ecstasy pills. Walters is a convicted felon. The drugs were recovered within 2,000 feet of a school. Walters was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

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Deputies Pursue Hit & Run Driver, Find Stolen Vehicle, & Make Arrest

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the holiday weekend reporting period (Friday – Monday), the Sheriff’s Office responded to 139 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Michael Martin, 29, 228 Daggs Street, Pankerville, LA was arrested on February 16, 2018 at 9:00 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license, and failure to obey traffic device. Martin was transported from the Assumption Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking on the warrant. No bail is set.

 

Alaina Marks, 28, 1630 Shannon Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 16, 2018 at 6:54 pm for operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. A deputy stopped to assist a motorist on the side of the roadway on US Highway 90 in Centerville. The deputy spoke with the driver, Marks, and found that she was driving with a suspended license. Marks was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Maurice Rhine, 28, 20017 West LA Highway 182, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on February 16, 2018 at 11:11 pm for the following offenses:

Aggravated flight from an officer Hit and run driving Operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license Illegal possession of stolen things Warrant for failure to appear on the charges of direct contempt of court, failure to use seatbelts, and failure to honor written promise to appear Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office (Texas) warrant for theft and unauthorized use of a vehicle

A deputy assisted Baldwin Police with locating a suspect vehicle in a hit and run driving investigation. The deputy and a Baldwin police officer located the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop on LA Highway 182. The driver of the vehicle failed to pull over and continued to drive on LA Highway 182 and Martin Luther King Road at speeds exceeding the posted speed limit. Franklin Police assisted in working to stop the vehicle as the driver traveled into Franklin. When the driver turned down Willow Street in Franklin, the vehicle ran out of gas. A deputy took the driver into custody and identified him as Rhine. During the investigation, the deputy found that vehicle was reported stolen out of Baton Rouge and found that Rhine was driving with a suspended license. Rhine was also wanted on the active warrants. Rhine was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Kevin Kitchens, 56, 201 Deslinger Road, Baldwin, LA was arrested on February 18, 2018 at 9:04 pm for domestic abuse battery and domestic abuse aggravated assault. A deputy investigating a call for service regarding a domestic battery found evidence that Kitchens grabbed a female victim at a residence in Baldwin. The deputy also found that Kitchens threatened the female victim while pointing a handgun at her. Kitchens was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking.

 

Cody Trosclair, 26, 126 Boudreaux Lane, Baldwin, LA was arrested on February 18, at 7:52 am for disturbing the peace, 5 counts of battery on a police officer, and attempted aggravated battery on a police officer. A deputy responded to multiple calls for service regarding a suspicious subject causing a disturbance in Sorrel. The deputy located the subject and identified him as Trosclair. While transporting Trosclair to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, he began to kick a window of the police unit. As deputies and a Baldwin police officer worked to restrain Trosclair, he struck deputies and the officer and attempted to bite a deputy. No bail is set.

 

Erica Rodriguez, 31, 825 ½ Railroad Road, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 18, 2018 at 4:07 pm for theft. A deputy responded to a report of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. The deputy learned from store security personnel that Rodriguez stole items by attempting to scan them at a lower price. Rodriquez was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Derrick Druilhet, 39, 207 John Street, Baldwin, LA was arrested on February 19, 2018 at 9:12 am for criminal trespass, illegal possession of stolen things, and theft. A deputy responded to a report of trespassing on a property on Penn Road North in Jeanerette. The deputy spoke with several subjects at the location including Druilhet and the complainant. The deputy learned that a wild game camera was located in Druilhet’s truck. The deputy identified the camera as an item that had been reported stolen in December from the private property. The deputy also found evidence that Druilhet went onto the private property and stole the camera. Following the investigation, Druilhet was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Nikki Mayon, 36, 518 Hilda Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 19, 2018 at 4:35 pm for theft and criminal trespass. A deputy responded to a report of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. The deputy learned from store security personnel that Mayon entered the store after being banned from the property. The deputy observed an item from the store concealed in Mayon’s purse.

 

NARCOTICS SECTION

 

Jadi Williams, 28, 614 79 Pines Lane, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on February 16, 2018 at 3:44 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Narcotics detectives developed information that illegal drug activity was taking place at the 614 79 Pines Lane and obtained a search warrant for the location. Detectives located bags of marijuana and items of drug paraphernalia. Following the investigation, Williams was released on a summons to appear on court on May 2nd, 2018.

 

Shawn Boudreaux, 38, 179 Martin Lane, Centerville, LA was arrested on February 19, 2018 at 12:03 pm on a warrant for parole violation. Narcotics detectives located Boudreaux at his residence on the warrant and transported him to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

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Detectives Investigate Report of Possible Gun on School Campus, 1 Arrested

Just before 9:00 am this morning, Friday, February 16, 2018, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a call from Raintree Elementary School that a teacher received a report that a student may have brought a gun to school. Deputies immediately responded to the campus, identified the student involved, and detained the juvenile pending an investigation. Deputies simultaneously secured the school as a precautionary measure and conducted a search of the grounds and other areas. No weapon was located.

During the investigation, detectives found evidence that the juvenile intentionally made false statements about a gun at the school. The 11-year-old juvenile male was arrested on the charge of terrorizing. The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings. The investigation is ongoing.   

Sheriff Scott Anslum says, “The safety of all of our children is priority. Any reports of a possible threat to their safety will be fully investigated. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office will continue to partner with the school board, faculty, students, and parents to keep our schools safe.”

Anyone with information on the case can contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-828-1960.  

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

tracilandry@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/

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Arrest Report - February 16, 2018

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 41 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Daniel Robertson, 33, 258 Jones Road, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on February 16, 2018 at 9:29 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana). A deputy responding to a call for service regarding a suspicious vehicle on LA Highway 182 in Baldwin. The deputy located the suspect vehicle on Yokley Road and conducted a traffic stop. The deputy identified the driver as Robertson. The deputy developed information that there was marijuana in the vehicle and located a bag of the substance beneath the driver’s seat. Robertson was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

NARCOTICS SECTION

 

Dylan Ives, 22, 317 Park Road, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 2:11 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia, and on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Bianca Stone, 35, 214 Mars Road #4, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 2:11 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Demetrius Green, 26, 214 Mars Road #4, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 2:11 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Narcotics detectives received information about possible illegal drug activity at an apartment on Mars Road in Bayou Vista. Detectives went to the residence and observed marijuana and a grinder. Detectives obtained a search warrant for the location and found marijuana and items of drug paraphernalia belonging to Ives, Stone, and Green. Green and Stone were released on summonses to appear in court on May 2, 2018. Ives was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Christon Grady, 32, 2214 River Road, Berwick, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 3:08 pm for speeding and on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family. Narcotics detectives patrolling Morgan City and Berwick when they observed a vehicle speeding 42 miles per hour in a 30 mile per hour zone on the LA Highway 182 bridge. Detectives conducted a traffic stop, identified the driver as Grady, and located the active warrant for his arrest. Grady was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Arian Wiggins, 20, 723 Teche Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 7:20 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Narcotics detectives conducting a traffic stop in Bayou Vista identified an occupant of the vehicle as Wiggins and found that she was in possession of marijuana. Wiggins was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Cecile Rabalais, 26, 510 Holiday Drive, Thibodaux, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 7:45 pm for speeding, possession of Schedule I (marijuana), and possession of drug paraphernalia. A patrol deputy monitoring traffic on US Highway 90 in Berwick stopped a vehicle traveling 75 miles per hour in a posted 55 miles per hour zone. The deputy identified the driver as Rabalais and smelled the odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. The K-9 Unit detective arrived to assist with the traffic stop investigation. The detective received consent to search the vehicle and located marijuana. Rabalais was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

Dexter Aucoin, 25, 505 Joey Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 9:45 pm for proper equipment required (display of license plate), stop sign violation, and possession of Schedule I (marijuana). Narcotics detectives patrolling Patterson observed a vehicle fail to stop at a stop sign on Red Cypress Road at La Highway 182. Detectives also observed that the view of the vehicle’s license plate was obstructed. Detectives conducted a traffic stop, identified the driver as Aucoin, and smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the car. Detectives located marijuana on Aucoin’s person. Aucoin was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

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UPDATE - THE JUVENILE HAS BEEN FOUND SAFE - Original Release: Deputies Seeking Information on Whereabouts of 17-Year-Old Runaway Juvenile

UPDATE - THE JUVENILE HAS BEEN FOUND SAFE - UPDATE

Just prior to 10:30 pm on Thursday, February 15, 2018, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a call about a juvenile who left her residence on Michael Drive in Franklin, LA. The 17-year-old is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall weighing 160lbs. She was last seen in the front yard of her residence wearing a t-shirt, possibly jeans or sleep pants, and gray slippers. If you have any information on her whereabouts, please contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office or your local law enforcement agency. The Sheriff’s Office can be reached at 337-828-1960.

UPDATE - THE JUVENILE HAS BEEN FOUND SAFE - UPDATE

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

 

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Arrest Report - February 15, 2018

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 45 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Devonte Colar, 24, 900 Mississippi Road, New Iberia, LA was arrested on February 14, 2018 at 7:42 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and violation of a controlled dangerous substance law (drug free zone). A correctional deputy transported Colar from the Iberia Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $2,500.

 

Loveless Willis, 33, 212 South Marigny Circle D, Lafayette, LA was arrested on February 14, 2018 at 2:16 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family. Willis was transported from another agency to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking on the warrant. No bail is set.

 

Curtis Gaudet, Jr., 24, 2211 Lake Palourde Road, Amelia, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 9:15 pm for aggravated battery. Deputies investigated a report of a fight in progress at a residence on Two Brothers Street in Amelia. While speaking with the subjects involved and witnesses, deputies found evidence that Gaudet threw a metal stool at a male victim. The victim was cut on the head. Gaudet was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Glenn Louviere, Jr., 35, 1197 Fabacher Road #3, Iota, LA was arrested on February 15, 2018 at 3:58 am for the following offenses:

Operating a vehicle while intoxicated Improper lane usage Speeding Possession of (open) alcoholic beverages in motor vehicles

A deputy traveling on US Highway 90 in the Patterson area observed a vehicle moving at a high rate of speed and swerving onto the shoulder of the roadway. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Louviere. The deputy smelled the odor of an alcoholic beverage on Louviere’s breath and observed other indicators of impairment. The deputy also observed an open beer bottle inside the vehicle Louviere was driving. The deputy conducted a standardized field sobriety test. Louviere performed the test poorly. Following the investigation, Louviere was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $3,500.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

http://www.stmaryso.com/      

 

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