Two arrests made in separate theft cases

Two people were arrested Tuesday in connection with separate theft incidents in Morgan City, Police Chief James Blair said in a news release.

—Allie Arcement, 27, of Schriever, was arrested at 9:52 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant charging her with theft less than $1,000.

Arcement was placed under arrest at the Morgan City Police Department for an active warrant she held for the department. The warrant stems from an incident in June 2014, which alleges that Arcement had taken an item from a drug store without paying, Blair said. Arcement was jailed.

—Timothy Collier, 18, of Apple Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 11 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant charging him with theft less than $1,000.

Collier was located in the area of Federal Avenue and Ellzey Street. A warrant check revealed that Collier held an active warrant for the Morgan City Police Department. The warrant stems from a Nov. 6 incident where Collier allegedly took items from a dollar store, Blair said. Collier was jailed.

Blair reported responding to 39 calls.

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported responding to 38 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests:

—Quincy Johnson, 23, of Teche Road in Bayou Vista, was arrested at 12:27 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for failure to appear on a charge of criminal mischief.

A correctional deputy transported Johnson from the Lafayette Parish jail to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking on the warrant. No bail is set.

—Krislyn Vining, 23, of Two Sisters Court in Bayou Vista, was arrested at 2:35 p.m. Tuesday on an Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office warrant for vehicle burglary and burglary of an inhabited dwelling.

Assumption deputies notified a St. Mary deputy about the active warrant for Vining’s arrest. Vining was located and taken into custody on the warrant at her home. Vining was jailed with no bail set.

Patterson Police Chief Patrick LaSalle reported the following arrests:

—Robert P. David, 20, of Mike Drive in Patterson, was arrested at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for failure to appear on a charge of following too closely with an accident. Bail is set at $437.

—Brian M. Racicot, 52, of Fifth Street in Patterson, was arrested at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of appearing intoxicated in public. Bail is set at $356.

Berwick Police Chief James Richard reported no arrests.


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