St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 37 complaints and reports the following arrests:
James Bailey, Jr., 23, 110 Railroad Road, Patterson, LA was arrested on May 16, 2017 at 2:30 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of possession of marijuana and on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of telephone harassment. Bailey turned himself in at the ST. Maty Parish Law Enforcement Center. He was released on a $2,000 bond.
Ernel Reed, 38, 1512 Louisiana Avenue, Lafayette, LA was arrested on May 16, 2017 at 2:36 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of issuing worthless checks. Reed went to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center to visit an inmate. A correctional officer located the active warrant for his arrest. Reed was released on a $35,000 personal surety bond.
Kimber Thompson, 29, 375 Pacific Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on May 17, 2017 at 6:55 pm for theft of goods. A deputy responded to a report of shoplifting at a store in Bayou Vista. The deputy learned from store security personnel that Thompson concealed items in a backpack and then attempted to leave the store without paying for the goods. The deputy collected evidence of the crime and released Thompson on a summons to appear in court on August 15, 2017.
Roger Short, 31, 6345 Mary Street, Gibson, LA was arrested on May 17, 2017 at 6:56 pm on a warrant from the 32nd Judicial District Court for failure to appear on the charges of failure to secure vehicle registration and no driver’s license. A deputy investigated a complaint of a suspicious subject in a vehicle in a parking lot off US Highway 90 in Bayou Vista. The deputy identified the subject as Short and located the active warrant for his arrest. Short was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. No bail is set.