St. Mary Parish Sheriff Scott Anslum advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 30 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Troy Thompson, 24, 7987 Highway 87, Jeanerette, LA, was arrested on October 25, 2018, at 9:36 am for no insurance.
A deputy patrolling the area of Jeanerette was dispatched to Highway 87 in reference to a crash. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the driver of the vehicle, Thompson, who had lost control and slid off the road in the wet conditions. The deputy learned that Thompson had no insurance. Thompson was arrested and released on a summons to appear on January 4, 2018.
Alvin Morris, 55, 1850 North Lamar Street, Austin, TX, was arrested on October 25, 2018, at 9:51 pm for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and criminal trespass.
Deputies were dispatched to a building in Bayou Vista in reference for a building check. During the check, the deputies made contact with Morris who was sleeping at the location. The deputies found drugs and drug paraphernalia on Morris. Morris was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail was set at $4,500
Cordaro Kimber Sr., 28, 208 Hacienda Drive, Franklin, LA, was arrested on October 26, 2018, at 3:43 am for operating a vehicle while under suspension, turning movements and required signals, proper equipment required on vehicle-inspection tag, possession of marijuana, and on two warrants for failure to appear on the charges of speeding and no seatbelt.
A deputy patrolling Amelia observed a vehicle fail to use its turn signal while turning. The deputy conducted a traffic stop. During the stop, the deputy smelled an odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle and located marijuana in the vehicle. The deputy also learned of active warrants for Kimber’s arrest. Kimber was arrested and transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail was set.
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St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office