St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 36 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Lenis Clement, Jr., 56, 8661 LA Highway 87, Charenton, LA was arrested on February 7, 2018 at 10:25 am on warrants for failure to appear on the charge of theft of a motor vehicle and on the charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. A deputy assigned to the Warrants Section located Clement at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse and transported him to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Clement was released on an $11,000 bond.
Davin Myers, 26, 1695 Duchamp Road, Broussard, LA was arrested on February 7, 2018 at 10:42 am on a St. Martin Parish warrant for failure to appear on the charge of domestic abuse battery. A deputy assigned to the Warrants Section located Myers at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse and transported him to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Custody of Myers was transferred to St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Travis Boatman, 37, 1211 Willow Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on February 7, 2018 at 3:25 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family. A deputy assigned to court security at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse located Boatman at the courthouse on the warrant. Boatman was transport to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail is set at $3,807.55.
Lynn Lovell, Jr., 44, 607 Kirk C Road, Franklin, LA was additionally charged on February 7, 2018 at 4:20 pm on a warrant for illegal possession of stolen things. On February 1, 2018, a deputy began an investigation into a burglary and found that several industrial batteries were stolen from a business on LA Highway 182 in Jeanerette. The detective assigned to the case received information from the Franklin Police Department that Lovell was possibly linked to the incident. Detectives subsequently found evidence that Lovell sold the stolen batteries at a scrap yard. Detectives obtained a warrant for his arrest. Lovell was already incarcerated at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on other charges. No bail is set.
Kenneth Jones, 31, 139 Lloyd Lane, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 8, 2018 at 12:26 am for possession of drug paraphernalia. Narcotics detectives patrolling the Siracusaville area observed a vehicle fail to signal a turn onto LA Highway 182. Detectives conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Jones. While speaking with him, a detective received consent to search his person and located a pipe used for smoking crack cocaine. Following the investigation, Jones was released on a summons to appear in court on May 2, 2018.
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