Feb 27, 2014 9:14 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 44 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Brent Burgess, 46, 30365 Denoux Road, Donaldsonville, LA was arrested on February 26, 2014 at 4:34 pm for criminal trespass. A deputy investigating a complaint of trespassing on private property in Belle Isle requested that Burgess come to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office in reference to the case. While speaking with Burgess, he acknowledged that he was trespassing on the property. Burgess was released on a summons to appear in court on May 22, 2014.
Ryan Dixon, 25, 212 Seventh Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 26, 2014 at 7:19 pm on a warrant for obscenity. Dixon turned himself in at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on a parole violation sanction. During booking, it was learned that Dixon held an active warrant for his arrest. The warrant stems from an investigation into a complaint of a subject exposing himself at a local casino in August of 2013. During the course of the investigation, the deputy learned that Dixon, who was an employee at the casino at the time, exposed himself in the presence of other female employees. No bond is set.
Gilbert Howard, 44, 815 Youngs Road, Morgan City, LA was arrested on February 27, 2014 at 2:24 am for possession of Legend Drug without a prescription and on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal damage to property. A deputy responded to a request to remove a subject from a business on Highway 182 in Amelia. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the subject, identified as Howard. The deputy received consent to search Howard's vehicle and located prescription pills that were not prescribed to Howard. Also, the deputy learned of the warrant for Howard's arrest. He was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. No bond is set.