St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert said deputies responded to 108 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests relating to east St. Mary Parish:
—Hilton Abraham Jr., 41, of the 300 block of Pickett Lane in Charenton, was arrested at 8:26 p.m. Sunday for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of Schedule II (cocaine), possession of Schedule I (marijuana) fourth offense, and violation of maximum speed limit (72 mph in a 55 mph).
—Joseph Lumpkin, 50, of the 100 block of MLK Street in Charenton, was arrested at 8:10 p.m. Sunday for possession of drug paraphernalia third offense, possession of Schedule I (marijuana), and possession of Schedule II (cocaine).
A deputy working radar on U.S. 90 near Thorguson Road in Berwick recorded a vehicle traveling 72 mph in a 55 mph zone and conducted a traffic stop. The deputy made contact with the driver, identified as Abraham and smelled the strong odor of burning marijuana.
Hebert said. Both Abraham and Lumpkin were jailed with no bail set.
—Jaquita Johnson, 24, of the 600 block of Cleveland Street in Patterson, was arrested at 2:13 p.m. Friday for theft of goods.
—Kedesha Scott, 19, of the 500 block of Bush Street in Amelia, was arrested at 2:13 p.m. Friday for theft of goods.
A deputy responded to a complaint of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. Both were released on summons to appear in court April 28.
—Andronique Lemons, 23, of the 1500 block of Main Street in Franklin, was arrested at 4 p.m. Friday for theft of goods. A deputy responded to a complaint of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. Lemons was released on a summons to appear in court April 28.
—Edwin Calloway, 32, of the 400 block of Idaho Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 9:09 a.m. Saturday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of alcoholic beverages in motor vehicles, and operating a vehicle without a driver’s license. Calloway was transported from the Morgan City Police Department to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for housing. No bail is set.
—A juvenile male, 16, of Belle Rose, was arrested at 12:49 p.m. Saturday for theft of goods. A deputy responded to a complaint of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista.
Morgan City police reported the following arrests:
—Jeffery A. McCracken, 48, of River Road in Berwick, was arrested at 10:11 p.m. Thursday for appearing intoxicated in public and resisting an officer.
Detectives patrolling high crime areas in Morgan City observed a suspicious person in an area which has been subject to narcotics complaints. Officers approached and identified themselves to investigate. McCracken, upon seeing the officers, fled on his bicycle,.
McCracken, who appeared intoxicated, was jailed.
—Kelton J. Smith, 17, of Murial Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 5:50 p.m. Thursday for use of tobacco in a jail facility.
Smith, who was incarcerated in the Morgan City Jail, was found to be using tobacco products while incarcerated which is prohibited by a city ordinance.
—Richard W. Bates, 59, of Kaplan, was arrested at 2:05 a.m. today for entry on premises after being forbid.
Bates was located sleeping inside a La. 182 construction site. Officers had previously encountered Bates at that location and had warned him against entering the site. He was jailed.
—Gary L. Draper, 42, of Brashear Avenue in Morgan City, was arrested at 1:22 p.m. Thursday for appearing intoxicated in public. Draper was located at a La. 182 business.
Patterson Police Chief Patrick LaSalle reported the following arrests:
—Destanie Daigle, 24, of the 500 block of St. Lucy Street in Patterson, was arrested at 2:40 a.m. Saturday for disturbing the peace-noise. Daigle was released on $324 bail.
—Dwan N. Washington, 31, of the 300 block of Taft Street in Patterson, was arrested at 10 a.m. Saturday for stalking. Washington was released on $399 bail.
—Micah Troy Hatch, 21, of the 200 block of Hemlock Drive in Patterson, was arrested at 7:15 p.m. for simple criminal damage to property and leaving the scene of an accident. Hatch was released on $1,500 bail.
—Craig French, 44, of the 100 block of Church Street in Patterson, was arrested at 2:54 a.m. today for simple battery involving domestic abuse. French was jailed with no bail set at this time.
Berwick Police Chief James Richard reported the following arrest:
—Jason Cavalier, 38, of Hilda Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 12:11 a.m. Sunday and jailed at the Law Enforcement Center awaiting bail.