Jan 6, 2012 8:42 AM by Lauren Wilson
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Log - January 6, 2012:
Eliza Williams 22 yoa of 712 Louisiana St., Morgan City was arrested on 1-5-2012 at 10:14 am on a warrant for Issuing Worthless Checks. Suspect was located at her residence, placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear in court on 3-14-2012.
Timothy Venable 43 yoa of 1079 Oak Harbor Dr., Morgan City was arrested on 1-5-2012 at 11:57 am on a warrant for East Baton Rouge Parish for Theft. Suspect turned himself into the Morgan City Sheriff's Office. Suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail awaiting transfer to East Baton Rouge Parish Jail.
Brandon J. Halfen 18 yoa of 5004 Mount St., Berwick was arrested on 1-5-2012 at 1:47 pm for Theft by Shoplifting. Deputy was called to Wal-mart in Bayou Vista reference a shoplifter. Upon Deputy's arrival it was learned from store security that above suspect was observed taking and drinking an energy drink and concealing an I-Phone case on his person, value of Items taken were $28.82. Suspect was placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear in court on 4-16-2012.
William A. Leblanc 56 yoa of 1404 Apt. # 12 Canal Road, Bayou Vista was arrested on 1-5-2012 at 12:56 pm on a warrant for City Court of Morgan City for Failure to Appear on the charge of Theft by Shoplifting. Suspect was located in the Bayou Vista area, placed under arrest and Released to Morgan City Police Department Jail.
Shelia Ruffin 54 yoa of 5290 Bayou Black, Gibson, La. was arrested on 1-5-2012 at 8:25 pm on two warrants for City Court of Morgan City for Failure to Pay Fines and a warrant for Morgan City Police Department for Probation Violation. Deputy was patrolling Lake Palourde Road in Amelia, when he conducted an investigative stop on suspect. During investigation it was learned of warrants for suspect's arrest. Suspect was placed under arrest and released to Morgan City Police Department Jail.