Posted: May 13, 2011 7:49 AM by Posted by Sharlee Barriere
St. Mary Parish Narcotics Daily Arrest Report- May 13, 2011
Nakeitha Bennett 24 years old of 425 Grout St., Patterson and Jonathan Charles 30 yoa of 708 Everett St., Morgan City were arrested on 5-12-2011 at 2:22 pm with Bennett being charged with Following too Closely and No Insurance and Charles being charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Hydrocodone, Possession of an Legend Drug, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and possession of CSDS in the Presence of a Juvenile. An agent was traveling Hwy 90 in the Berwick area, when he observed suspect vehicle following to closely and conducted a traffic stop. During investigation it was also learned that suspect vehicle had no insurance. During investigation Charles a passenger in the vehicle was found to be in possession of two bags of marijuana. Agent received consent to search and located several pills and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. Agents also seized $259.00 in U.S. Currency from Charles. After investigation both suspects were placed under arrest with Bennett being issued a summons to appear in court on 8-17-2011 and Charles being booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.