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:
Donald Burgo, 51, 767 Degravelle Road, Amelia, LA was arrested on July 25, 2018, at 4:58 pm for disturbing the peace (intoxicated), battery on a police officer, and simple battery. A deputy patrolling Amelia responded to the area of Lake Palourde Road and Westside Lane for an intoxicated person. The deputy made contact with Burgo. Upon approaching Burgo, he struck the deputy and made an attempt to leave the area. Burgo was apprehended and transported to a local hospital. The deputy found evidence that Burgo struck medical staff prior to being discharged. Burgo was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Clifford Jackson, 66, 802 Abbirene Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on July 25, 2018, at 11:44 pm on a City Court of Franklin failure to appear warrant on the charge of driving under suspension and speeding. A deputy patrolling Four Corners responded to a single-vehicle crash on Cypremort Road near Dumesnil Road. The deputy made contact with Jackson and learned of an active warrant for his arrest. Jackson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Shawn Leblanc, 47, 3425 Second Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on July 26, 2018, at 3:43 am for driving under suspension and no license plate light. A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista observed a vehicle traveling on Teche Road without license plate lighting. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver, Leblanc. The deputy also learned that Leblanc was operating the vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. Leblanc was released on a summons to appear in court on October 5, 2018.
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St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office