Posted: Feb 18, 2010 6:53 AM by PRESS RELEASE
The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force Press Release
February 18, 2010
The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force, consisting of St. Mary Sheriff Dept., Morgan City Police Dept., Franklin Police Dept., Baldwin Police Dept.., Berwick Police Dept., and Chitimacha Police Dept.. report the following arrests:
Tony Brown 46 yoa of Mercury St., Bayou Vista was arrested on 2-17-2010 at 4:59 pm for Driving Under Suspension, Open Alcoholic container, Possession of Loritab, Possession of Xanax and Possession of Somas. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling Eighth St in Morgan City when they conducted a traffic stop on above suspect vehicle for failure to use signal. Upon Agent making contact with suspect an open alcoholic beverage was observed in the vehicle. Upon further investigation Agent located a pill bottle with several different pills wedged between the driver's seat and console. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest on above charges and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.