St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests:
Clifford Johnson, Jr., 36, 114 Velma Street, Four Corners, LA was arrested on July 31, 2017 at 6:54 pm for the following offenses:
- Possession of Schedule II (cocaine and crack cocaine) with intent to distribute
- Possession of Schedule I (MDMA) with intent to distribute
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
- Possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance
- Possession of a controlled dangerous substance in the presence of a minor
Narcotics detectives conducted a search warrant at Johnson’s residence. They spoke with Johnson and other subjects at the residence including 2 juveniles. During the search, detectives located MDMA pills, crack cocaine, bags of cocaine, and a handgun. Johnson is a convicted felon and the residence is located within 2,000 feet of a church. Johnson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Terry Peterson, 36, 804 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Lafayette, LA was arrested on July 31, 2017 at 7:24 pm for possession of Schedule I (MDMA). Narcotics detectives observed a vehicle fail to properly signal a lane change on US Highway 90 in Baldwin and conducted a traffic stop. Detectives spoke with the occupants of the vehicle, including Peterson who was a passenger. Detectives received consent to search Peterson and found MDMA pills in one of his pockets. Peterson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 28 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Russell Allen, 47, 3624 Jody Nelson Drive, Gulfport, MS was arrested on July 31, 2017 at 5:24 am on a warrant for disturbing the peace, possession of Schedule III (Lortab), and possession of Schedule IV (clonazepam). The warrant was issued in June of 2014 as the result of an investigation into a disturbance at a business on LA Highway 182 in Bayou Vista. Deputies spoke with Allen and learned that he had been causing a disturbance outside the business and that he was in possession of the pills without a prescription. Allen was also charged on a warrant from the State of Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections Division of Probation and Parole for probation violation. During booking at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center, a correctional officer located the active warrants for Allen’s arrest. No bail is set.
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