According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Johnny A. Francois, 35, 431 Garber Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on January 21, 2015 at 6:53 pm on the following charges:
- Possession of marijuana with intent to distribute
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Possession of a Legend Drug (Amoxil)
- Possession of Schedule II (Lortab)
- Transactions involving proceeds from drug offenses
- Violation of a controlled dangerous substance law (school zone)
In conjunction with Morgan City Police and Berwick Police, detectives with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division executed search warrant at the above listed address. During the search, detectives located several bags of marijuana, Lortab pills, Amoxil, small plastic baggies, and a digital scale. Detectives also located $1,933 dollars in cash believe the money was derived from illicit drug transactions. Francois was transported to the parish jail for booking. No bail is set.
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 40 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Charlie Carson, 75, 108 Iris Street, Thibodaux, LA was arrested on January 21, 2015 at 5:29 pm on a warrant for issuing worthless checks. A deputy transported Carson from the Assumption Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on the warrant. No bail is set.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 714