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Arrest Report - June 23, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 48-hour reporting period from Wednesday, June 21, 2017 to Thursday, June 22, 2017, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 85 complaints and reports the following arrests:

  

Darrell Wilson, 58, 1236 Irish Bend Road, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 21, 2017 at 10:28 am on a Franklin Police Department warrant for theft of goods and criminal trespass. A deputy located Wilson at his residence on the warrant and transported him to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Wilson was released on a $3,500 bond.

 

Heather Rankins, 31, 1018 Grace Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on June 21, 2017 at 3:17 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license and speeding. A dispatcher assisting Rankins at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse in Franklin located the active warrant for her arrest. Rankins was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking and was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

 

 

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests: 

 

Cedric Gant, 20, 1138 Grace Street, Siracusaville, LA was arrested on June 21, 2017 at 7:48 pm on a warrant for possession of Schedule I (marijuana), resisting and officer, and possession of drug paraphernalia as well as a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of disturbing the peace (fighting). Narcotics detectives located Gant on Highway 182 in Amelia. Gant was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center. Gnt was released on $6,400 bond.

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com

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Multi-Agency Search for Missing Boaters Successful, Boaters and Dog Found Safe

Just before 10:00 pm Wednesday evening, June 21, 2017, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a call that 2 boaters had not returned or contacted family since 6:00 am that morning. According to a family member of one of the boaters, the 2 male subjects and a dog set out in an aluminum boat from the Verdunville boat landing in St. Mary Parish and were bound for Duck Lake in St. Martin Parish. Search efforts at that time were hindered by hazardous weather conditions. Members of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Marine Section, St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries searched for the missing boaters. Agencies were assisted by a group of residents who utilized their personal water craft in the search. Based on the information in the investigation, the search operation was coordinated between agencies.

 

At around 10:45 am, the boaters and pet dog were found safe in Banister Canal also known as the DOE Pipeline in St. Martin Parish.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                       

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Arrest Report - June 21, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 50 complaints and reports the following arrests from the Narcotics Section:

 

 

Decator Crochet, Jr., 19, 310 Caffery Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 20, 2017 at 2:09 pm for possession of Schedule II (Adderall) with intent to distribute. Narcotics detectives responded to a report of a suspicious person at a business on Highway 182 in Centerville. Detectives spoke with the subject and identified him as Crochet. After receiving consent to search Crochet, detectives located Adderall pills in his pants pocket. Detectives also found evidence that Crochet planned to sell the pills. Detectives also located 2 active warrants for Crochet for failure to appear on the charge of carnal knowledge of a juvenile and failure to appear on the charges of no insurance, operating a vehicle without a driver’s license, and careless operation of a motor vehicle. Crochet was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Edwin Burke, 45, 375 Pacific Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on June 20, 2017 at 9:31 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Detectives conducted a search warrant at Burke’s residence and located marijuana, rolling papers, grinders, and other items of drug paraphernalia. Burke was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com

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Arrest Report - June 20, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 52 complaints and reports the following arrests:

  

Donyele Prince, 30, 4665 LA 83, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 19, 2017 at 6:31 am for reckless operation of a vehicle. A deputy observed a vehicle traveling 90 miles an hour in a posted 55 miles per hour speed zone on Highway 83 in Baldwin. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and spoke with the driver, Prince. Following the traffic stop investigation, Prince was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

Roderick Braxton, 35, 1624 Graceland Avenue, Abbeville, LA was arrested on June 19, 2017 at 8:48 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of theft. While patrolling Franklin, a deputy encountered Braxton and located the active warrant for his arrest. Braxton was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Braxton was released on a $2,500 bond.

 

Ray Acosta, 43, 514 Franklin Street #3, Franklin, LA as arrested on June 19, 2017 at 1:37 pm on a warrant from the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office for illegal possession of stolen things. Assisting the St. Martin Sheriff’s office with serving the warrant, a St. Mary Parish deputy located Acosta at a business in Bayou Vista. Acosta was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Acosta was released on a $500 bond.

 

Jennifer Daniel, 36, 79 County Road 37098, Splindor, TX was arrested on June 19, 2017 at 3:42 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of Lortab and driving while intoxicated. Daniel was also charged on a warrant for probation violation. During booking at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, a correctional officer located the active warrants for Daniel’s arrest.

 

Shermica White, 33, 401 Auburn Drive, Carencro, LA was arrested on June 19, 2017 at 11:18 am for simple battery and disturbing the peace. A deputy was dispatched to a request to standby at a residence in Verdunville. While speaking with White and other subjects at the residence, White and another female subject engaged in an argument. As the deputy stepped in, White attempted to strike the female victim. The disturbance caused neighboring residents to come out of their homes. White was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. White was released on a $3,500 bond.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                      

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Arrest Report - June 19, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 72-hour weekend reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 127 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

 

Amber Lovell, 29, 1803 Rose Street, Lot 3, Berwick, LA was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 10:58 am for the following offenses:

Possession of stolen things Possession of Schedule I (marijuana) Possession of Schedule IV (clonazepam) Warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of Schedule I drugs

A deputy responded to a report of a theft from a residence in Bayou Vista. The deputy developed information that Lovell stole a wallet while she was visiting at the victim’s residence. The deputy and Morgan City Police located Lovell at a residence on Duke Street. While at the location, deputies and police found marijuana, clonazepam, and the stolen wallet. Lovell was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Karen Hall, 45, 1023 Talbot Avenue, Thibodaux, LA was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 12:15 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license, operating a vehicle with an unlit license plate, and operating a vehicle without proof of insurance. A correctional officer transported Hall from the Lafourche Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on the warrant. No bail is set.

 

Troy Perez, 52, 2017 at 303 Carol Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 1:01 pm for nonconsensual disclosure of a private image. A deputy received information that a private nude image was posted to a social media account and conducted an investigation. The deputy found evidence that the picture was posted by Perez without the female victim’s consent. Perez was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

John Destefano, 51, 34 South Grand View, Daytona, FL was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 4:15 pm for the following offenses:

Possession of Schedule I (marijuana) Possession of Schedule II (methamphetamine) Possession of drug paraphernalia Disturbing the peace (obscene language)

A deputy responded to a report of a suspicious person at St. Mary Plaza in Bayou Vista. Deputies made contact with Destefano outside a business at the shopping center. Deputies found that Destefano was banging on the doors of another nearby business and causing a disturbance in the area. During the arrest, deputies located marijuana, methamphetamine, and items of drug paraphernalia in Destefano’s belongings. Destefano was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Kendrick Gibson, 35, 709 Cypress Lane, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 11:46 am on a warrant for domestic abuse battery (strangulation) and on a warrant for 2 counts of telephone harassment. A deputy monitoring traffic on US Highway 90 near LA 318 observed a vehicle traveling 58 miles per hour in a posted 45 miles per hour zone. The deputy conducted a traffic stop, identified the driver as Gibson, and located the active warrants for his arrest. The warrant for telephone harassment was issued following a December 14, 2016 investigation into threats being made via phone. The deputy found evidence that Gibson threated the life of the victim and the victim’s family during a phone conversation. The warrant for domestic abuse stems from a December 16, 2016 investigation. The deputy found evidence that Gibson struck a female victim, threw her to the ground, and placed his hands around her neck during an argument at a residence in the Jeanerette area. Gibson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Richard Barrick, III, 35, 215 Saturn Road Lot 6, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 16, 2017 at 6:22 pm on a warrant for failure to appear for a drug court status conference and failure to comply with the terms and conditions of drug court. Barrick was also charged on warrants from the City Court of Morgan City warrants for failure to appear on the charges of driving under suspension and failure to signal a turn. While working a call for service in Bayou Vista, a deputy spoke with Barrick and located the active warrants for his arrest. Barrick was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Ashlyn Gros, 25, 154 Sun Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 12:54 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. While patrolling Bayou Vista, a deputy encountered Gros and a male subject walking behind a business off US Highway 90 in Bayou Vista. While speaking with the subjects, the deputy located the active warrant for Gros. Gros was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $1,500.

 

Landon Rodriguez, 36, 313 Saturn Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 2:38 pm for theft od goods. A deputy responded to a report of shoplifting at a business in Bayou Vista. The deputy collected evidence that Rodriguez concealed items and attempted to leave the store without paying for the goods. Rodriguez was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

Nerissa Cole, 42, 210 Mission Court, Avondale, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 1:49 pm for speeding and operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. A deputy monitoring traffic on US Highway 90 in Patterson area observed a vehicle traveling 71 miles per hour in a posted 55 miles per hour speed zone. The deputy conducted a traffic stop, identified the driver as Cole, and found that she was driving the vehicle with a suspended license. Cole was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

David Aucoin, Jr., 21, 148 Cremo Lane, Patterson, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 4:50 pm on 2 warrants for failure to appear on the charges of possession of Schedule I (drugs). A deputy responding to a separate call for service encountered Aucoin and located the active warrants for his arrest. Aucoin was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.

 

Spencer Aucoin, II, 46, 1906 Duhon Boulevard, Amelia, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 3:26 pm on a warrant for telephone harassment. The warrant was issued following an investigation into a report received June 7, 2017. The deputy found evidence that Aucoin made threats to a victim via phone. A deputy located Aucoin at his residence on the warrant. Aucoin was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Aucoin was released on a $500 bond.

 

Joseph Hebert, Jr., 48, 1008 Live Oak Circle, Breaux Bridge, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 6:36 pm for operating a vehicle while intoxicated, improper lane usage, and possession of an (open) alcoholic container in motor vehicles. A deputy responded to a report of a reckless driver on US Highway 90 in the Baldwin area. The deputy located the vehicle in the Centerville area and observed the truck crossing over the fog line and onto the shoulder of the roadway. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Hebert. After observing several signs of impairment, the deputy administered a standardized field sobriety test. Hebert conducted the test poorly. Hebert registered a 0.229 grams percent blood alcohol concentration on a breath test. During the investigation, the deputy also located an open bottle of vodka inside Hebert’s vehicle. Hebert was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Hebert was released on a $3,250 bond.

 

Patrick Augman, 43, 2012 Burney Lane, Patterson, LA was arrested on June 17, 2017 at 11:27 pm for theft of goods. A deputy responded to a report of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. The deputy collected evidence that Augman left the store without paying for several bottles of liquor. Augman was located at the Morgan City Police Department. Augman was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

Cheyenne Aucoin, 22, 8912 Highway 182, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 9:49 pm for hit and run driving, careless operation, and no seat belt.

 

James Pierre, Jr., 45, 428 9th Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 9:07 pm for operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license.

 

Deputies investigating a 2 vehicle crash on Highway 182 in Baldwin made contact with Pierre and Aucoin. Deputies found evidence that Aucoin was operating one of the vehicles at the time of the crash and left the scene on foot. Deputies found that Pierre, the driver of the second vehicle, had a suspended driver’s license. Pierre was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017. Aucoin was transported to an area hospital. Following her release from the medical center, she was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. She was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

Heath Ohmer, 29, 121 Justin Lane, Amelia, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 8:21 am for violation of the parish leash law ordinance. A deputy began an investigation into an animal complaint in Amelia on Friday, June 16, 2017. With the assistance of St. Mary Parish Animal Control, 2 dogs that were running loose in the area were caught. The deputy found that 1 of the animals belonged to Ohmer and made contact with him on Sunday, June 18, 2017. Following the investigation, Ohmer was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

Justin Singleton, 19, 1008 Irish Bend Road, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 1:08 pm for speeding. Singleton was also charged on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of a Legend Drug without a prescription, possession of drug paraphernalia, operating a vehicle without a driver’s license, and operating a vehicle with improper headlights. A deputy observed a vehicle traveling 68 miles per hour in a posted 55 miles per hour zone on Highway 317. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and spoke with the driver, identified as Singleton. During the traffic stop investigation, the deputy located 2 active warrants for Singleton’s arrest. Singleton was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Singleton was released on a $5,250 bond.

 

Carey Montet, II, 39, 1613 Barrow Street, Amelia, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 2:42 pm for domestic abuse battery (child endangerment law). A deputy responded to a report of domestic abuse at a residence in Patterson. The deputy collected evidence that Montet grabbed a female victim by the arm causing a small laceration. 2 juveniles were in the residence at the time the battery occurred. Montet was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Montet was released on a $3,500 bond.

 

Heather Durapau, 39, 1301 First Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on June 18, 2017 at 2:20 pm on Morgan City Police Department and City Court of Morgan City warrants for failure to signal, possession of Schedule III (buprenorphine), possession of Schedule I (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia, and failure to appear on the charge of speeding. Durapau is also charged on a warrant for issuing worthless checks. A deputy assisting Morgan City Police with serving the warrants arrested Durapau on Arbor Circle in Bayou Vista. Durapau 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

www.stmaryso.com                                       

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St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Regional Training Academy Session 57 Graduation

On June 15, 2017, cadets from various law enforcement agencies who began training in March graduated from the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Regional Training Academy. Sheriff Mark Hebert congratulates the graduates of Session 57 on their completion of the POST Level I academy and Peace Officer Standards and Training certification.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Regional Training Academy’s standards of professionalism in policing prepares cadets to meet the challenges facing today’s law enforcement officers. The cadets of Session 57 underwent 565 hours of instruction and training. Under the direction of Captain Brian Charpentier, cadets achieve a level of mental and physical skill and conditioning that contributes to a positive police culture and equips them to excel at meeting ever evolving public safety needs. Among the extensive curriculum and certification programs are criminal and traffic law, ethics and standards of conduct, emergency management, first aid and CPR, community policing, crisis intervention, crime prevention, defensive tactics, firearms training, and physical conditioning.

 

Cadets are also taught the value of respect, selfless service, compassion, and integrity. The 15 weeks of training culminated with the administration of the Louisiana Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) test.

 

Sheriff Mark Hebert addressed the cadets and their family and friends at the graduation ceremony held at the Forest Restaurant in Franklin. Sheriff Hebert says, “Law enforcement is always evolving and you must be able to adapt and respond in a professional manner. You’ve shown great energy and enthusiasm during the academy and for your chosen profession of law enforcement. I’m confident that you will be successful in your careers. It is an honor and pleasure to serve with you.”

 

Guest speaker, 16th Judicial District Court Judge Vincent Borne says, “What you do in the community every day matters.”

 

 

 

 

 

From left to right are Academy Director Captain Brian Charpentier; Assistant Academy Director Captain Sennett Wiggins; Jeanerette Police Department Officer Michael Lewis; St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputies Jefferson Barrilleaux, Landon Pillaro, Jenifer McDill, and Lucas Allen; Nicholls Police Department Officers Jerry Gilmore and Colby Stegall; St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert; St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Anslum.

 

 

 

Nicholls Police Department Office Jerry Gilmore received the John Kahl, Sr. Award of Excellence presented by St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Major John Kahl, Jr. The award is presented to a deputy who achieves the highest academic scores. 

 

 

 

The Firearms Performance (Top Gun) Award for the highest score in firearms performance was presented to St. Mary parish Sheriff’s office Deputy Jefferson Barrilleaux by Academy Assistant Director Captain Sennett Wiggins.

 

 

 

Officer Colby Stegall of the Nicholls Police Department received the Physical Fitness Award for attaining the highest score in athletic performance. The award was presented by Academy Assistant Director Captain Sennett Wiggins.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                       

 

 

 

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Hunter Education Course Scheduled

A Hunter Education course has been scheduled through the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office for June 19-22, 2017 and June 24, 2017.

 

On Monday evening, June 19, 2017 the first session of the classroom course will begin at the Patterson Community Center at 6:00pm. The classroom course will continue on the 20th and 22nd. Registrants must attend all sessions of this course and the range portion on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

 

To register for the courses or for more information on hunting safety requirements in Louisiana go on-line to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries website at www.wlf.louisiana.gov/ and follow the Hunter and Hunter Education links. The classes are led by a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Volunteer instructor with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office. If you have questions about the courses, contact Detective Lt Howard “Buddy” Rogers at 985-384-1622.

 

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

tracilandry@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                      

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Arrest Report - June 16, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 34 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Nathan Batiste, III, 29, 526 Seventh Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on june 15, 2017 at 2:11 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of Schedule I drugs with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia. A correctional officer transported Batiste from the Ascension Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on the warrant. No bail is set.

 

Juvenile male, 14, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 15, 2017 at 3:45 pm on 2 warrants that both list charges of theft of goods and curfew violation.

 

Juvenile male, 12, Berwick, LA was arrested on June 15, 2017 at 4 :43 pm on a warrant for theft of goods and curfew violation.

 

A detective of the Juvenile Services Section investigated 2 separate incidents of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. The incidents occurred on March 17, 2017 and June 5, 2017. In the first case, the detective collected evidence that 3 juvenile males went into the store, took backpacks from the business, concealed items in the bags, and then left the store without paying for the goods. In the second case, the detective found evidence that 2 juveniles stole items in the same manner. The detective identified the juveniles involved and obtained warrants for their arrests. Both juveniles came to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office in Morgan City in reference to the cases and were subsequently arrested. Both juveniles were released to guardians pending juvenile court proceedings. 1 arrest is pending.

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                      

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Arrest Report - June 15, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 48 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Federico Zarate, 53, 621 Sebby’s Lane, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 14, 2017 at 8:49 pm on a warrant for hit-and-run driving. A deputy responded to a report of a hit-and-run on June 11, 2017 that occurred at a business on LA Highway 182 in Bayou Vista. The deputy collected evidence that Zarate got into his vehicle and backed into the victim’s vehicle in the parking lot. The deputy obtained a warrant for Zarate’s arrest and located him at his residence. Zarate was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking.

 

Henry Pierce, 38, 2994 Fourth Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on June 14, 2017 at 4:11 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family and on a warrant for failure to appear for a drug court status conference and failure to comply with the terms and conditions of drug court. A deputy located Pierce at the residence in Berwick on the warrant. Bail is set at $119,318.

 

Roland Boutte, Jr., 20, 420 Sorrell Road, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on June 14, 2017 at 6:22 pm on a warrant for illegal use of a weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. On March 3, 2017, detectives began an investigation into gunshots being heard in the area of Sorrel Lane #3 in Sorrel. Detectives found evidence that Boutte fired rounds from a handgun striking a residence. A warrant was issued for Boutte’s arrest. A correctional officer transported Boutte from the Lafayette Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Boutte was released after posting a $7,000 bond.

 

Note: The following charges were added on June 13, 2017.

Jermaine Carmouche, 38, Patterson, LA was additionally charged with battery of a correctional facility employee on June 13, 2017 at 12:17 pm.

 

Robert Parker, Jr., 36, Berwick, LA was additionally charged with battery of a correctional facility employee on June 13, 2017 at 12:17 pm.

 

Roland Alfred, 36, Jeanerette, LA was additionally charged with battery of a correctional facility employee on June 13, 2017 at 12:17 pm.

 

While in the performance of their duties in a dorm at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, 2 correctional officers were struck by inmates Carmouche, Parker, and Alfred. The deputies sustained minor injuries. The inmates remain incarcerated with no bail set.

 

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com                                      

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Arrest Report - June 14, 2017

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 49 complaints and reports the following arrests:

 

Kerwin Johnson, 39, 975 LA Highway 318, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on June 13, 2017 at 5:47 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge criminal neglect of family. A correctional officer transported Johnson from the Iberia Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on the warrant. No bail is set.

 

Michael Bender, 43, 3900 Baywood Drive, Moss Point, MS was arrested on June 13, 2017 at 10:35 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, and improper lane usage. While booking Bender at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, a correctional officer located the active warrant for his arrest. No bail is set.

Derrick Druilhet, 38, 207 John Street, Baldwin, LA was arrested on June 14, 2017 at 12:01 am for domestic abuse battery. A deputy assisted Baldwin Police with a report of a disturbance at a residence in Baldwin. During the joint investigation, the deputy found evidence that Druilhet grabbed a female victim and attempted to take her phone. Druilhet was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Druilhet was released on a $2,500 bond.

 

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests:

  

Glen Matthews, 39, Clines Lane Lot #13, Amelia, LA was arrested on June 13, 2017 at 4:57 pm for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Detectives of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Section conducted a search warrant at Matthews’ residence and located a marijuana cigarette, digital scale, and rolling papers. Mathews was released on a summons to appear in court on September 8, 2017.

 

 

 

Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office

985-354-0714

pio@stmaryso.com

www.stmaryso.com

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