Apr 23, 2014 8:38 AM by St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Juvenile male, 16, Berwick, LA was arrested on April 22, 2014 at 6:03 pm for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and turn signal required.
Jayquan Key, 20, 708 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Patterson, LA was arrested on April 22, 2014 at 6:04 pm on three warrants for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of drug court, introduction of contraband into a penal institution, and possession of a Legend drug without a prescription.
Narcotics detectives patrolling the Bayou Vista area, observed a vehicle fail to signal a turn onto Middle Road and conducted a traffic stop. During the course of the investigation, the detective received consent to search the vehicle and located a small bag of marijuana. Marijuana was also located in the juvenile's pants pocket. A passenger in the vehicle was identified as Key who held active warrants for his arrest. The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings. Key was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. During booking, Key was found to be in possession of a Metformin pill without proof of the prescription. No bond is set.
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