Posted: Apr 24, 2012 7:22 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
Date: April 24, 2012
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:
Victor L. James 51 yoa of 1403 Pine St., Franklin was arrested on 4-23-2012 at 3:34 pm for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Franklin area, when they observed two subjects sitting on a lot at the corner of 10th and Pine St. Agents conducted an investigative stop and during investigation received consent to search subjects. During search Agents located a partially burnt marijuana cigarette and drug paraphernalia on suspect's person. Suspect was placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear in court on 7-11-2012.