Juvenile Services Section Investigates Pills Found at School, 1 Arrest Made
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 46 complaints and reports the following arrests:
UNIFORMED PATROL SECTION
Daniel Robertson, 33, 258 Jones Road #1, Jeanerette LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 7:43 am for domestic abuse battery. A deputy was dispatched to a report of a disturbance in progress at a residence in Jeanerette. While speaking with the subjects involved, the deputy found evidence that Robertson struck a female victim in the face during an argument between the two. Robertson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Robertson was released on a $2,500 bond.
Myron Bourque, 57, 134 Two Sisters Court, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 10:24 pm for disturbing the peace (fighting) and disturbing the peace (offensive language).
Frank Keller, Jr., 30, 133 Two Sisters Court, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 10:24 pm for disturbing the peace (fighting).
Beth Bourque, 55, 134 Two Sisters Court, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 10:45 pm for disturbing the peace (fighting) and disturbing the peace (offensive Language).
A deputy responded to a call for service regarding a fight in progress in the street on Two Sisters Court in Bayou Vista. The deputy spoke with the subjects involved as well as multiple witnesses and found that M. Bourque, B. Bourque, and Keller engaged in a physical altercation. The deputy also collected evidence that M. Bourque and B. Bourque yelled racial slurs during an argument that preceded the fight. M. Bourque was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. He was released on a $2,000 bond. B. Bourque and Keller were released on summonses to appear in court on April 2, 2018.
Brandon Mayon, 28, 138 Gerald Street, Pierre Part, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 11:27 pm for simple assault. A deputy working a separate complaint at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City observed Mayon enter the emergency room lobby and make verbal threats to a male victim. The deputy transported Mayon to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Mayon was released on a $1,000 bond.
K-9 UNIT (NARCOTICS SECTION)
Jaquisha Singleton, 24, 56207 Old US 51, Amite, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 5:06 pm for window tint violation, possession of Schedule I (marijuana), and possession of drug paraphernalia. The detectives with the K-9 Unit was traveling on US Highway 90 in the Patterson area when he observed a vehicle with dark tinted windows suspected of obstructing the driver’s clear view of the roadway and surroundings. The detective conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Singleton. While speaking with Singleton, the deputy received consent to search the vehicle and located a glass jar containing marijuana, a marijuana cigar, and cigar wrappers. Singleton was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Singleton was released on a $3,750 bond.
JUVENILE SERVICES SECTION
Juvenile male, 14, Patterson, LA was arrested on January 10, 2018 at 1:58 pm for possession of Schedule IV (clonazepam) with the intent to distribute and distribution of a controlled dangerous substance. A School Resource Officer investigated a report of clonazepam pills being located at Patterson High School. The School Resource Officer collected evidence that a student brought pills to school and gave them to 2 other students. The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings. Sheriff Scott Anslum commends school administrators for their swift action and assistance in the case. Anslum says, "By working together we can help ensure that our schools remain drug free and that children are connected with the people and services that can help them." The case remains under investigation.
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