Feb 1, 2010 10:16 AM by Rob Kirkpatrick
The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force, consisting of St. Mary Sheriff Dept., Morgan City Police Dept., Franklin Police Dept., Baldwin Police Dept.., Berwick Police Dept., and Chitimacha Police Dept.. report the following arrests:
Steven Patin 41 yoa of
108 Leona St
., Amelia was arrested on 1-29-2010 at 6:44 pm for Possession of Cocaine. Agent of the Narcotics Task Force was called to the Amelia substation in reference to a narcotics complaint. Upon Agents arrival information in reference to above suspect having illegal narcotics was received. While Deputy was conducting investigation suspect passed in a van and a traffic stop was conducted and suspect was advised of complaint. A search of suspect's vehicle was conducted with a rock of crack cocaine being located in the vehicle. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.
Roy Howe 42 yoa of 202 Lake Palourde Road Lot # 5, Amelia was arrested on 1-29-2010 at 7:05 pm for Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were called to the Amelia substation in reference to illegal narcotics. Upon Agents arrival complainant advised that above suspect a tenant gave him a rock of crack cocaine and that he wanted to turn it in. Agent went to suspect residence and conducted an investigation. During investigation suspect admitted to giving to purchasing the cocaine and giving it to complainant. A search of suspect's residence was conducted with Agents locating drug paraphernalia. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest on above charges and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.