Aug 9, 2013 8:22 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Nicholas Peter Ratcliff, 31, 101 Vista Village Lane Lot #23, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on August 8, 2013 at 6:23 pm for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Detectives of the St Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, observed a vehicle fail to activate a turn signal before turning and conducted a traffic stop on Vista Village Lane. Detectives made contact with driver who was identified as Ratcliff. While speaking with Ratcliff, detectives received consent to search the vehicle and located marijuana. The investigation continued at Ratcliff's home where rolling papers and a homemade pipe were located. Ratcliff was released on a summons to appear in court on November 6, 2013.