According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 45 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Lee Boudreaux, 40, 225 North Verret Street, Amelia, LA was arrested on May 6, 2015 at 10:51 am for the following offenses:
- Hit and run driving
- Driving under suspension
- No insurance
- Warrant for failure to appear on the charges of expired motor vehicle inspection and failure to honor written promise to appear
A deputy investigating a complaint of a hit and run crash that occurred on Beadle Street in Amelia identified Boudreaux as the driver who struck the victim’s vehicle. The deputy located Boudreaux at his residence and found damage on his vehicle that matched the area of impact on the victim’s vehicle. The deputy also learned that Boudreaux was driving under suspension with no insurance and had an active warrant for his arrest. The deputy transported Boudreaux to the parish jail for booking. Boudreaux was released after posting a $2,550 bond.
Frank R. Casteel, 28, no address given, was arrested on May 6, 2015 at 11:09 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of failure to stop at a stop sign and driving under suspension. A deputy made contact with Casteel during a traffic stop on Myrtle Street in Morgan City and learned of the active warrant for his arrest. Bail is set at $10,000.
Jarmarlon Smith, 18, 1401 Pine Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on May 6, 2015 at 5:20 pm for resisting an officer by flight and off road vehicles on a public roadway prohibited. A deputy assigned to patrol the St. Joseph area observed an all terrain vehicle (ATV) traveling on Irish Bend Road. When a traffic stop was initiated, the operator of the ATV accelerated in an attempt to evade the deputy. The deputy followed the vehicle to the end of St. Joseph Lane where the ATV stalled in a cane field. The deputy identified the operator as Smith and transported him to the parish jail for booking. Smith was released on a $1,500 bond.
Shazia E. Gaudet, 24, 130 Judy Lane Lot #8, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 6, 2015 at 10:45 pm on a warrant for domestic abuse battery. A deputy responding to an unrelated complaint on Judy Lane made contact with Gaudet and learned of the active warrant for her arrest. In January, a deputy responded to a report of domestic violence at a residence on Judy Lane. During the course of the investigation, the deputy learned that Gaudet struck a male victim in the head repeatedly during an argument. The deputy obtained the warrant for Gaudet’s arrest. No bail is set.
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Jamie Boudreaux, 52, 419 Charlotte Drive, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 06, 2015 at 6:35 pm on a warrant for possession of Schedule I (marijuana). In April, jailers at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center located a small amount of marijuana in a prescription bottle brought to the facility for one of the inmates. The bottle, which also contained legal prescription medicine, was brought for Boudreaux following her arrest on separate charges. During the course of the investigation, narcotics detectives learned that the marijuana belonged to Boudreaux and that the person who brought the prescription medicine to the jail for her had no knowledge that the illegal drug was inside. Boudreaux had been released from jail on bond when the warrant was obtained for Boudreaux’s arrest for the possession charge. Narcotics detectives located Boudreaux at her residence on the warrant. Boudreaux was issued a summons to appear in court on August 19, 2015.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
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985-384-1622 Ext. 714