St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that the Narcotics Section made the following arrests:
Ernest Howard, 21, 839 Wilson Street, Jeanerette, LA, was arrested on August 18, 2017 at 4:28 pm for improper lane use, possession of Schedule I (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia, and obstruction of justice. While patrolling Four Corners, detectives observed a vehicle cross the center line on Highway 668 several times. Detectives conducted a traffic stop and while making contact with the driver, Howard, they observed him attempt to conceal a marijuana cigarette that was in his hand. Detectives were granted consent to search of the vehicle and located the marijuana cigarette and a pack of rolling papers. Howard was released on a summons with a court date of October 23, 2017.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 35 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Sadie Templet, 19, 113 Timothy Street, Pierre Part, LA was arrested on August 18, 2017 at 11:23 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of contributing to the delinquency of juveniles. A deputy made contact with Templet while assisting a stranded motorist at the Highway 182 and Highway 90 junction in Morgan City. The deputy found evidence that Templet held an active warrant. She was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $2,500.
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