Arrest Report- April 13, 2021
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 41 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Shundren Keon Johnson, 25, Patterson, LA, was arrested on April 12, 2021, at 7:08 am for violation of protective orders. Johnson was released on a $2,500 bond.
Sharron D. Allen, 32, New Orleans, LA, was arrested on April 12, 2021, at 11:13 am for driving under suspension, no child restraint, and following too close. Allen was released on a summons to appear on July 22, 2021.
Melissa Ann Evans, 51, Baton Rouge, LA, was arrested on April 12, 2021, at 6:42 pm for motor vehicles-rented or leased. Evans was released on a $5,000 bond.
Chad Ross Jr., 27, Morgan City, LA, was arrested on April 12, 2021, at 5:13 pm on two warrants for failure to appear on the following charges:
- Simple criminal damage to property
- Unauthorized use of a movable
- Domestic abuse battery
- Warrant for possession of schedule IV drugs
- License plate lights required
No bail has been set.
Deven Wayne Vining, 27, Galliano, LA, was arrested on April 13, 2021, at 1:45 am on the following charges:
- Possession of methamphetamines
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- No driver's license
- No insurance
- No license plates
- Expired or no inspection sticker
Vining also held a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of schedule II CDS and possession of drug paraphernalia. No bail has been set.
No bail has been set.
Joshua A. Singleton, 43, Franklin, LA, was arrested on April 12, 2021, at 2:23 pm for proper equipment required on vehicles and possession of marijuana.
A K9 deputy was patrolling the area of Franklin when he observed a vehicle with a dark cover over the license plate which obstructed the view of the plate. The deputy conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and made contact with the driver, identified as Singleton. During the stop, the deputy smelled an odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle. K9 Jace was deployed to conduct an open-air sniff around the vehicle and showed a positive odor response. The K9 deputy subsequently located marijuana inside the vehicle.
Singleton was released on a summons to appear on July 22, 2021.
Public Information Officer
St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office