St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 38 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Dawn Height, 49, 161 Carriage Cove, Franklin, LA was arrested on August 28, 2018, at 1:09 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of stop sign violation and failure to carry registration in vehicle.
Deputies patrolling the Morgan City area responded to a shoplifting complaint at a local business. During the investigation, the deputies made contact with Height. The deputies learned of an active warrant for Height’s arrest. Height was transported to the St. Mary Law Enforcement Center for booking. Height was released to another agency.
Melissa Adams, 39, 1018 Bonnable Boulevard, Metairie, LA was arrested on August 28, 2018, at 6:08 pm on two warrants for failure to appear on the charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia (x2).
A transportation deputy transported Adams to the St. Mary Law Enforcement Center for booking from another agency. Adams was arrested on said warrants. Adams was released on a $12,250 bond.
Public Information Officer
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office