May 11, 2012 8:26 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark A. Hebert during the last 24 hours the Sheriff's Office responded to 42 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Dora A. Jackson 52 yoa of 2148 Hwy 83, Franklin was arrested on 5-10-2012 at 7:19 am for No Insurance. A deputy was called to Hwy 90 in Amelia in reference to an accident. During the investigation it was learned that the suspect vehicle had no insurance. The suspect was placed under arrest, and issued a summons to appear in court on 8-17-2012.
Joyaunte Dugar 23 yoa of 409 Garber St., Morgan City was arrested on 5-10-2012 at 7:56 am for Driving Under Suspension, General Speed Law and a warrant for Failure to Appear on the charges of Failure to Use Seatbelt and Expired License Plate. A deputy was working the School Zone in Bayou Vista, when he observed the suspect vehicle speeding and then conducted a traffic stop. During the investigation it was learned that the suspect was driving under suspension, and had a warrant for her arrest. The suspect was placed under arrest, and booked into the parish jail with a $304.50 cash bond and was later released.
Mark Derouen 27 yoa of 1061 Tower Tank Road, Morgan City was arrested on 5-10-2012 at 12:27 pm on four warrants for Failure to Appear for Criminal Neglect of Family. The suspect was located by St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office and transported to the Morgan City Sheriff's Office, where he was placed under arrest on warrants, and booked into the parish jail with an $18,420.05 bond at this time.
Yolanda Pitts 35 yoa of 1211 Samuel St. B, Franklin was arrested on 5-10-2012 at 1:33 pm on a warrant for Franklin Police Department for Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Institution and Probation Violation. The suspect was visiting an inmate at the parish jail when it was learned of a warrant for her arrest. The suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.