St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 49 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Gillisa Clark, 30, 152 Chirpy Lane, Amelia, LA was arrested on October 4, 2017 at 11:52 am for disturbing the peace (offensive language), interfering with a law enforcement investigation, and resisting an officer by giving false information. A female subject, later identified as Clark, approached deputies while they were working in Amelia and began speaking with a subject who was detained in a police unit. Deputies ordered Clark to leave the area. She refused. When deputies detained her, she began yelling and causing a disturbance. The woman also refused to identify herself to deputies. Clark was transported to the St. Mary parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Clark was released on a $6,000 bond.
Jonathan Ruffin, 30, 1402 James Street, Siracusa, LA was arrested on October 4, 2017 at 3:52 pm on 2 warrants for failure to appear on the charges of criminal neglect of family. A deputy responding to a call for service regarding a disturbance made contact with Ruffin and located the active warrants for his arrest. Ruffin was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $16,029.36.
Sean Finister, 29, 153 Mars Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on October 4, 2017 at 8:28 pm for failure to appear on the charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. During booking at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, a correctional deputy located the active warrant for Finister. He was later released on a $500 bond.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests:
Anthony Colbert, 59, 123 Georgetown Road, Glencoe, LA was arrested on October 5, 2017 at 12:05 am on a warrant for possession of Schedule II (crack cocaine). Narcotics detectives located Colbert at his residence on the warrant. The warrant was issued following a traffic stop investigation on LA 318. Narcotic detectives located a piece of crack cocaine inside the vehicle. Colbert was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $1,200.
Terrance Robinson, 20, 423 Seventh Street, Franklin, LA, was arrested on October 5, 2017 at 3:36 am for the following offenses:
- Failure to use turn signal
- No driver’s license
- Possession of Schedule I (marijuana)
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Northwest Boulevard after observing that the driver failed to signal turn. A narcotics detective stopped to assist with the traffic stop investigation. The deputy spoke with the driver, Robinson, and smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The detectives located marijuana and items of drug paraphernalia including a digital scale. Robinson was released on a summons to appear in court on January 1, 2018.
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