Posted: Jun 25, 2013 8:44 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Scotty Adkins, 41, 113 Terrebonne Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on June 24, 2013 at 6:10 pm for possession of marijuana and open alcoholic container in a motor vehicle. Detectives of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division patrolling the Morgan City area observed a vehicle commit traffic violations of failing to use a turn signal and improperly using a lane. Detectives conducted a traffic stop on Second Street and made contact with the driver, identified as Adkins. Upon speaking with Adkins, detectives observed an open container of alcohol (beer) in plain view inside the vehicle. Detectives received consent to search the vehicle and located marijuana. Adkins was released on a summons to appear in court on September 3, 2013.
Matthew Rollins, 19, 113 Diane Lane, Patterson, LA was arrested on June 24, 2013 at 7:56 pm on warrants for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of drug court. After observing a vehicle commit multiple traffic violations, narcotics detectives conducted a traffic stop on Camille Drive in Patterson. Detectives made contact with Rollins, who was inside the vehicle, and learned of the outstanding warrant for his arrest. Rollins was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. Bond is set at $100,000.