St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the 72-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 123 complaints and reports the following arrests.
UNIFORMED PATROL SECTION
Asia Do, 22, 107 Pearl Lane, Franklin, LA was arrested on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 2:19 pm for the following offenses:
- Aggravated battery
- Child desertion
- Warrant for possession of legend drug without prescription
- Warrant for speeding, failure to honor written promise to appear
A deputy patrolling the Verdunville area responded to a residence on North Prairie Road for a disturbance. The deputy learned that there was an altercation at said residence, and that Do intervened and tased the victim. The deputy made contact with Do at her residence. It was learned that she had left a juvenile child inside alone. Do was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Lorelyn Gotcher, 31, 639 Terrebonne Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 5:18 pm on the charge of theft. A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista responded to a local business in reference to a shop lifting complaint. The deputy learned that Gotcher attempted to remove several items from the store. Gotcher was released on a summons to appear in court on February 7, 2018.
Kimber Thompson, 30, 375 Pacific Street, Patterson, LA was arrested on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 11:01 pm for no tail lights and driving with a suspended license. A deputy in the Berwick area conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle traveling with no tail lights. During the course of the stop, contact was made with the driver, Thompson, and the deputy learned that she was operating the vehicle with a suspended license. Thompson was released on a summons to appear in court on February 7, 2018.
Kalab Wood, 23, 5211 Bowman Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:31 am for possession of cocaine, possession of schedule II drugs (methamphetamine), and possession of drug paraphernalia. A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista responded to a call for service for a suspicious vehicle parked at a business. The deputy spoke with all occupants in the vehicle, and obtained consent to search the vehicle. The deputy located a bag belonging to Wood that contained a glass pipe and illegal narcotics. Wood was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Juvenile female, 14, was arrested on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 6:06 pm on the charge of ungovernable juvenile. Deputies patrolling Charenton responded to a residence on Schoolhouse Lane for a disturbance. Contact was made with the juvenile who became outraged, and began to resist deputies. The juvenile was released to the custody of her parents, pending juvenile court proceedings.
Micky Collins, 37, 2503 Chitimacha Trail, Charenton, LA was arrested on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 6:59 pm on a warrant for aggravated battery (domestic). While responding to a different complaint, a deputy made contact with Collins, and learned of an active warrant. The warrant stems from a disturbance that took place on September 12, 2017. Collins was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $2,500.
Terry Lewis Jr., 31, 1000 Renaud Drive, Scott, LA was arrested on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 11:04 pm on the following charges:
- No head lights
- No lights in fog
- Careless operation
- No proper equipment
- Driving while intoxicated
A deputy in the Franklin area observed a vehicle, with one head light, travel pass him at a high rate of speed on Highway 90. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and spoke with the driver who was identified as Lewis. The deputy observed Lewis to stumble while walking, and also observed a strong odor of alcoholic beverage emitting from Lewis’ person. The deputy conducted a standardized field sobriety test. Lewis performed poorly. The deputy transported Lewis to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Lewis was released on a $3,750 bond.
Alton St. Julien, 42, 600 Mixon Street, New Iberia, LA was arrested on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 4:55 am on the following offenses:
- Open container
- Driving under suspension
- Warrant for speeding and driving under suspension
A deputy performing stationary traffic duties in Bayou Vista observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The deputy conducted a traffic stop near Southeast Boulevard and spoke with the driver who was identified as St. Julien. While speaking with St. Julien, the deputy observed a beer bottle in door’s cup holder, and also found that St. Julien was operating the vehicle with a suspended license. St. Julien was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. St. Julien was released on a $3,500 bond.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office