St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported responding to 38 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests relating to east St. Mary Parish:
—Kimber Thompson, 26, of the 300 block of Pacific Street in Berwick, was arrested at 11:12 a.m. Thursday on a warrant for possession of Schedule I synthetic cannabinoids with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled dangerous substance in the presents of a juvenile, violation of controlled dangerous substance law (drug free zone), and tail lights required.
Narcotics detectives knew Thompson held an active warrant for her arrest and made contact with her at the St. Mary Parish courthouse in Franklin, Hebert said. Thompson was jailed with no bail set.
—Brad Holbert Jr., 28, of the 100 block of Hernandez Court in Morgan City, was arrested at 4:33 p.m. Thursday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of underage driving under the influence. A deputy transported Holbert from the Assumption Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville on the warrant. No bail is set.
—Mary Minvielle, 37, of the 4000 block of McNally Road in New Iberia, was arrested at 3:13 p.m. Thursday on a warrant for issuing worthless checks. A deputy located Minvielle at a business on Northwest Boulevard in Franklin on the warrant. Minvielle was released on a summons to appear in court Aug. 11.
—Heather Blanchard, 19, of the 100 block of 3B’s Lane in Morgan City, was arrested at 11:09 p.m. Thursday for disturbing the peace fighting.
—A juvenile female, 14, of New Orleans, was arrested at 11:09 p.m. Thursday for disturbing the peace fighting and resisting an officer by giving false information.
Deputies responded to a report of a fight in progress at a residence in the 100 block of 3 B’s Lane. Deputies learned that Blanchard and the juvenile female were involved in a physical altercation. When deputies spoke with the juvenile, she initially gave deputies a false name and age.
Blanchard was jailed and released on $500 bail. At this time, the juvenile remains in the custody of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks reported the following arrests:
—Russell C. Scruggs, 31, of Foxworth, Miss., was arrested at 1:30 p.m. Thursday on a warrant for failure to appear for driving while intoxicated second offense.
Scruggs was located at a correctional facility in Angie and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he remains.
—Roosevelt Robertson, 60, of Egle Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 4:06 p.m. Thursday for operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license and stop sign violation.
Officers responded to a vehicle crash near the area of Brashear Avenue and Seventh Street. When officers arrived, they identified the driver involved, Robertson. Robertson was found to be operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. During the crash investigation, Robertson was accused of failing to yield to traffic from a stop sign, which resulted in a collision, Banks said. He was jailed.
Patterson Police Chief Patrick LaSalle reported the following arrests:
—Dexter B. Nerve, 26, of the 500 block of Cleveland Street in Patterson, was arrested at 4:26 a.m. today for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute second offense. Nerve was jailed with no bail set.
—Joseph E. Brown, 31, of the 1800 block of O Street in Patterson, was arrested at 5:31 a.m. today on a warrant for criminal damage to property. No bail is set.
Berwick Police Chief James Richard reported the following arrest:
—Shanna Orgeron, 21, of First Street in Berwick, was arrested at 11:03 a.m. Thursday for disturbing the peace. Orgeron was released on $150 bail.