Posted: Jun 22, 2012 7:13 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
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:
Morgan Bernard 24 yoa and Jared Jones 25 yoa both of 110 Southeast Blvd., Apt. # 8, Bayou Vista were arrested on 6-21-2012 at 4:07 pm for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Marijuana. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Bayou Vista area, when they observed suspect vehicle fail to use signal and conducted a traffic stop. During investigation Agents received consent to search and located marijuana and d paraphernalia in the vehicle. Agents then went to suspects' residence and located additional marijuana and paraphernalia in the residence. After investigation both suspects were placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear in court on 9-12-2012.