St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests:
UNIFORMED PATROL SECTION
April Pontiff, 37, 11511 Highway 182, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 1:40 pm for theft.
Juneisha Enakele-Gray, 26, 1123 Highway 318 Jeanerette, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 1:40 pm for theft.
A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista responded to a local business for a shoplifting complaint. The deputy found evidence that both Pontiff and Enakele-Gray removed several items from the business without purchasing them. The deputy also learned that Pontiff and Enakele-Gray left the store prior to his arrival. A deputy made contact with both Pontiff and Enakele-Gray at a residence in Centerville, and they were transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Pontiff and Enakele-Gray were both released on a $1,000 bond.
Dale Thibodeaux, 58, 118 Sycamore Street, Labadieville, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 4:13 pm for the following offenses:
- Possession of stolen things
- Open container
- No insurance
- Driving under suspension
Deputies patrolling the Baldwin area responded to a call of a reckless driver traveling east on Highway 90. Deputies conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle matching the given description and made contact with the driver, Thibodeaux. Deputies learned that Thibodeaux was operating the vehicle with a suspended driver’s license and no insurance. Deputies also found evidence that the license plate displayed on the vehicle was stolen. Deputies received verbal consent to conduct a search of the vehicle and located an opened alcoholic beverage container in the console. Thibodeaux was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $2,250.
Anthony Pennison, 46, 1721 River Road, Berwick, LA was arrested on November 29, 2017 at 2:32 am for driving under suspension and resisting with false information. A deputy patrolling the area of Berwick observed a vehicle change lanes at a fast pace on Highway 90 near Thorguson Road. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver who was later identified as Pennison. The deputy learned that Pennison was driving with a suspended license, and also that he provided a false name. Pennison was released on a summons to appear in court on February 7, 2018.
Erin Peters, 34, 707 Iberia Street, Franklin was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 7:11 pm for possession of Schedule I.
Marcus Dupas, 33, 1110 Plantation Drive #35, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 7:11 pm for possession of Schedule I and failure to signal 100 feet prior to an intersection.
Sedrick Rudolph, 33, 434 Gumpoint Lane, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 7:11 pm for possession of Schedule I.
Iesha Davis, 26, 1048 Cayce Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on November 28, 2017 at 7:11 pm for possession of Schedule I.
A narcotics detective patrolling the area of Franklin observed a vehicle fail to use a turning signal prior to approaching the intersection at Iberia and Darce Street. The detective conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver who was identified as Dupas, and also the passengers; Peters, Rudolph, and Davis. Through the course of the investigation, the detectives were given consent to search the vehicle. Detectives located marijuana cigarettes inside the vehicle and also in a bag that belonged to Davis. Peters, Dupas, Rudolph, and Davis were all released on a summons to appear in court on February 7, 2018.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office