May 1, 2012 8:22 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
Date: May 1, 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:
Ronald J. Winslow Jr. 21 yoa of 1045 Ciro St., Siracusa was arrested on 4-30-2012 at 5:01 pm for Possession of Marijuana, Resisting an Officer by Flight, two warrants for Drug Court Violations and two warrants for Failure to Appear for Criminal Neglect of Family. The agents were patrolling the Siracusa area, when the suspect fled on foot from the agents. The suspect was apprehended, and found to be in possession of marijuana. The suspect was placed under arrest on the above charges, and booked into the parish jail with a $210,833.61 bond.
Jonathan J. Williams 24 yoa of 716 Duval St., Amelia was arrested on 4-30-2012 at 7:22 pm on warrants for Violation of Drug Free Zone, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute, Transactions Involving Drug Proceeds, Resisting an Officer and was additionally charged with Possession of Marijuana and Resisting an Officer by Flight. The agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling Friendship Alley in Amelia, when the suspect was observed. The agents attempted to make contact with the suspect, but he fled on foot. After a short foot pursuit, the suspect was placed under arrest for the above warrants. While the agents were chasing the suspect he was observed throwing a bag to the ground that was recovered and found to be a bag of marijuana. The suspect was booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.