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:
Jennifer Haff, 40, 240 Morgan City Hotel, Morgan City, LA, was arrested on October 4, 2018, at 11:32 am on a warrant for the charge of assisting escape.
A deputy patrolling Bayou Vista was dispatched to the intersection of Middle Road and Venus Road in reference to a crash. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Haff, who was the driver of a vehicle involved in the crash. During the investigation, the deputy learned of an active warrant for Haff’s arrest. Haff was transported to the St. Mary Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail was released on a $6,000 bond.
Benjamin Allen, 18, 214 Universe Street, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on October 5, 2018, at 12:02 am for possession of marijuana, possession of THC edibles, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
A narcotics detective received information of drug activity taking place at a residence on Universe Street and proceeded to the residence. Upon arrival, the detective smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the residence. The detective made contact with the resident, Allen, and through the investigation drugs and drug paraphernalia belonging to Allen was found. Allen was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail was set.
Public Information Officer
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office