St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 29 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Dowayne Charlot, 43, 1810 M Street, Patterson, LA, was arrested on January 2, 2019, at 6:29 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family and on an MCPD warrant for battery of a dating partner.
A deputy was dispatched to a local business in Bayou Vista in response to a male subject lying on the ground unresponsive. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the subject, identified as Charlot who was sleeping. A warrants check revealed that Charlot held active warrants for his arrest. Charlot was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail has been set.
Kyle Jesse Sanders, 47, 2827 Third Street, Berwick, LA, was arrested on January 2, 2019, at 11:49 am on two warrants for failure to appear on the charges of criminal neglect of family and resisting an officer.
A deputy was dispatched to the Berwick Police Department to assist them in locating Kyle Sanders who held active warrants for his arrest. Deputies with the SMPSO along with officers from the Berwick Police Department located Sanders at a residence on Third Street. Sanders was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail was set at $20,788.84.
Larandon Kendall Hawkins, 29, 219 Southeast Boulevard, Morgan City, LA, was arrested on January 2, 2019, at 7:09 pm for proper equipment required on vehicles and possession of marijuana.
A deputy was patrolling the area of Verdun Lane near Franklin when he observed a vehicle with a license plate cover obstructing the license plate. The deputy conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver, Hawkins. Through the stop, marijuana belonging to Hawkins was located. Hawkins was arrested and released on a summons to appear on March 1, 2020.
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St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office