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:
Roy J. Verret, 49, 121 Verret Road, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on March 25, 2015 at 11:07 pm for theft. A deputy began an investigation into a report stolen scrap metal reportedly taken from a business on Highway 182 in Jeanerette. The pieces of brass taken in the theft were identified at an area scrap yard by the complainant. During the course of the investigation Verret was identified as the subject who sold the brass. The deputy transported Verret to the parish jail for booking. Verret was later released on a $1,000 bond.
Samantha Yates, 29, 20380 Highway 182, Jeanerette, LA was arrested on March 25, 2015 at 12:56 pm for violation of the parish leash law. A deputy responded to a report of a vicious dog at a residence on Highway 182 in Jeanerette. The deputy learned that Yates was the owner of an animal that attempted to bite a victim ripping the victim’s clothing. The deputy released Yates on a summons to appear in court on June 17, 2015.
Henry Dennis, Jr., 31, 600 Curtis Drive, Franklin, LA was arrested on March 25, 2015 at 2:04 pm on a warrant for unlawful possession of fraudulent documents. A deputy responded to a complaint of a business in Centerville receiving counterfeit currency. The deputy identified Dennis as the subject who paid for goods with a fake $100 bill. A warrant was obtained for his arrest. Dennis turned himself in at the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office in Franklin Bail is set at $50,000.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 714