Posted: Oct 7, 2011 6:35 AM by Lauren Wilson
St. Mary Parish Daily Narcotics Arrest Log - October 7, 2011:
Fabian Ward 24 yoa of 537 MLK St., Jeanerette was arrested on 10-6-2011 at 2:25 pm for Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Loritab, Obstruction of Justice, Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Facility, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Reckless Operation, Driving Under Suspension and Littering. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling St. Peter St. area, when they observed suspect throw an item from his vehicle and then began driving at a high rate of speed in a reckless manner. Agents conducted traffic stop and learned that suspect was driving under suspension. Agents then recovered item thrown and located several plastic bags with cocaine. Suspect was placed under arrest and while being processed into the jail suspect was found to additional cocaine concealed in his shoes. Suspect was booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.
Joshua Johnson 26 yoa of 2300 Clements Lane, Morgan City was arrested on 10-6-2011 at 5:25 pm on a warrant for Distribution of Cocaine. Suspect was located in the parish jail on other charges. Suspect was placed under arrest and booked on warrant with no bond at this time.