Dec 16, 2009 10:47 AM by St. Mary Multi-Juri. Drug Task Force press release
The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force
Funded by the Louisiana Law Enforcement Commission
Through the Evangeline Law Enforcement Commission District
Date: December 16, 2009
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:
Darryl Ruffin 53 yoa of 528 ½ Third St., Morgan City was arrested on 12-15-2009 at 9:02 pm for Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Failure to Use Turn Signal. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Siracusaville area, when they conducted a traffic stop on Ramos and
James St. During investigation consent to search was given with Agents searching vehicle and locating five rocks of crack cocaine, a small bag of powder cocaine and three small bags of marijuana. After investigation above suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.
Damon Gray 30 yoa of 603 Leona St., Morgan City was arrested on 12-15-2009 at 9:44 pm for Possession of Cocaine, Obstruction of Justice and warrants for Probation Violation, Failure to Appear on the charge of Attempted Distribution of Cocaine, two warrants for Failure to Appear for Criminal Neglect of Family and a warrant for Houma Police Department for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Schedule II Narcotics. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Morgan City area, when they conducted an investigative stop on above suspect walking down Fig St. Upon Agents approaching suspect he was observed throwing an item to the ground that was retrieved containing crack cocaine. Suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.