St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests:
Rondell Landry, 25, 224 Freetown Road, Glencoe, LA was arrested on May 24, 2017 at 4:19 pm on a warrant for the following offenses:
- Possession of Schedule I (marijuana) with intent to distribute
- Transactions involving drug proceeds
- Possession of Schedule III (Lortab) with intent to distribute
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
On May 22, 2017, detectives of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Section conducted a search warrant at Landry’s residence on Freetown Road and located 23 bags of marijuana in a shed on the property. The bags weighed in at around 1 pound each. Detectives also located a small amount of marijuana, over 2 dozen Lortab pills and $1,375 in cash inside the residence. Through investigation, detectives found evidence that the marijuana, Xanax, and cash belonged to Landry and that the money was gained from the sale of the illegal drugs. Landry was not at the residence at the time the search warrant was carried out. A warrant was issued for his arrest. Landry turned himself in at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center. Landry was released after posting $23,000 bond.
Jeremy Hall, 26, 120 Roussel Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 24, 2017 at 6:43 am on a warrant for possession of marijuana, 4th offense and failure to appear on the charge of possession of marijuana. Hall was transported from the Patterson Police Department jail where he was already incarcerated to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Hall was listed among those wanted in the Spring Cleaning operation conducted in March of 2016. The warrants in that operation were obtained after conducting multiple long term undercover investigations led by the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division with the assistance of Vermillion and Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Offices, Louisiana State Police, and Patterson and Morgan City Police Departments. The undercover operations targeted mid to low level drug dealers. More information on that 2016 operation can be read here.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 37 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Damien Keller, 33, 313 Saturn Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on May 24, 2017 at 6:25 am for theft of goods and remaining where forbidden. A deputy was dispatched to a report of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. While en route, the deputy received information that the suspect was walking away from the store. Another deputy located a subject matching the description of the suspect on Arlington Road. The subject was identified as Keller and was transported to the store pending the investigation. The deputy assigned to the case collected evidence that Keller took an item out of its packaging with the intention of stealing it. Keller had been banned from the store due to a previous shoplifting incident. Keller was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking and was later released on a summons to appear in court on August 15, 2017.
Dedrick Stevenson, 24, 449 Ben Hur Road, Apt. 5303 D, Baton Rouge, LA was arrested on May 24, 2017 at 11:33 am on the following warrants:
- Warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of Legend Drug without a prescription, simple escape, operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license, and no motor vehicle insurance
- Warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of Schedule I drugs
- Warrant for failure to appear on the charges of speeding, expired motor vehicle inspection, and failure to honor written promise to appear
- Warrant for failure to appear on the charges of careless operation of a motor vehicle and failure to honor written promise to appear
A deputy with the Warrants Section located Stevenson at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse in Franklin on the warrants. Stevenson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
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