According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 36 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Coset Abrahante, 29, 704 St. Luke Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on July 10, 2014 at 11:20 am for theft (over $300).
Teresita Rodriguez Pavato, 48, 218 Amelia Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on July 10, 2014 at 11:20 am for theft (over $300).
A deputy responded to a complaint of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. During the course of the investigation, the deputy learned from store security that Abrahante and Pavato were captured on surveillance video taking items out of packages and concealing them in their purses and pockets. Both subjects were transported to the parish jail for booking. Both were released on summonses to appear in court on October 13, 2014.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 26