St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 55 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Morgan Whitaker, 18, 302 Carol Road Apt. 1, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on May 3, 2017 at 11:09 am on an Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office warrant for simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling. A detective located Whitaker at her residence on the warrant and transported her to eth St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.
Nykese Murphy, 18, 403 Sandi Drive, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 3, 2017 at 12:04 pm for simple battery. A deputy responded to a report of a battery at Patterson High School. Through investigation, the deputy found evidence that Murphy approached a male victim and struck him several times. Murphy was released on a summons to appear in court on August 15, 2017.
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