Narcotics Detectives Find Meth, Marijuana During Search in Patterson, 2 Arrested
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 45 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Shelton Phillips, 22, 145 Georgetown Road, Franklin, LA was arrested on March 13, 2018 at 1:04 pm for careless operation and operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. Deputies investigated a crash involving 2 vehicles at the intersection of LA Highway 182 and Desonier Road in the Jeanerette area. Deputies found that the driver of one of the vehicles, identified as Shelton, failed to brake as another vehicle ahead of him slowed down. Phillips then drove off the roadway and struck a vehicle. Phillips was also found to be operating the vehicle with a suspended license. Phillips was released on a summons to appear in court on May 30, 2018.
Jacob Alcina, 30, 706 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Patterson, LA was arrested on March 13, 2018 at 4:21 pm for the following offenses:
- Possession of Schedule I (marijuana)
- Possession of Schedule II (methamphetamine) with intent to distribute
- Possession of Schedule III (Subutex)
- Possession of Schedule IV (Xanax)
- Possession of Legend Drug (Cialis) without a prescription
- Possession of Legend Drug (quetiapine) without a prescription
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
John Alcina, 33, 706 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Patterson, LA was arrested on March 13, 2018 at 4:21 pm for possession of Schedule I (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Narcotics detectives developed information regarding illegal drug activity at a residence on Martin Luther King Street in Patterson and obtained a search warrant for the location. Detectives found a bag of methamphetamine, pills, a marijuana cigarette, and items of drug paraphernalia in Jacob Alcina’s room. Detectives also located a bag of marijuana, a marijuana cigarette, and drug paraphernalia in John Alcina’s room. Through investigation, detectives collected evidence that Jacob Alcina sold methamphetamine. Jacob Alcina was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set. John Alcina was released on a summons to appear in court on May 30, 2018.
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