St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 35 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Paul Peters Jr.,60, 387 Gross Road, Fawn Grove, PA was arrested on July 2, 2018, at 11:00 am for disturbing the peace by language. A deputy patrolling Amelia responded to a disturbance at a local business. The deputy found evidence that Peters became irate with the victim, using profane language in the presence of several others. Peters was released on a summons to appear in court on October 5, 2018.
Bricelon Martin, 22, 1211 Samuel Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on July 2, 2018, at 4:10 pm on the charge of simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling and illegal possession of stolen things.
Eric Bridges, 30, 197 Rose Road, Franklin, LA was arrested on July 2, 2018, at 4:50 pm on the charge of illegal possession of stolen things.
Deputies patrolling the Patterson area responded to a burglary at a residence on Cremo Lane. Through the investigation, deputies received information that individuals were attempting to sell items matching the description of the stolen items, in Amelia. Deputies made contact with Martin and Bridges and found them in possession of the stolen items. Deputies found evidence that Martin entered the residence and removed the equipment. Deputies also learned that Bridges purchased an item from Martin. Both were transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking and incarceration. Bridges was released on a $500 bond. No bail is set for Martin.
Juvenile female, 16, was arrested on July 2, 2018, at 1:41 pm for ungovernable juvenile. A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista responded to a disturbance at a residence on Lagonda Lane. The deputy found evidence that the juvenile became irate and damaged property belonging to the victim. The juvenile was released to the custody of her guardian, pending juvenile court proceedings.
Amber Metrejean, 28, 202 California Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on July 2, 2018, at 3:10 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family. Metrejean turned herself in at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center. Bail is set at $185.21.
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St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office