Posted: Mar 29, 2012 7:50 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark A. Hebert during the last 24 hours the Sheriff's Office responded to 41 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Felipe Ortega Torres 37 yoa of 859 Hwy 90 East Apartment #300, Bayou Vista was arrested on 3-28-2012 at 9:57 pm for Driving Left of Center and Operating a Vehicle without Lawful Presence in the United States. Deputy was patrolling the Bayou Vista area, when he observed suspect vehicle driving on the wrong side of roadway with no lights. Suspect vehicle was stropped on universe St. and an investigation was conducted. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.
Thaddeus W. Levy 50 yoa of 109 North Myrtle St., Abbeville, La. was arrested on 3-29-2012 at 12:05 am on a warrant for Failure to Appear on the charge of Improper Turn. Deputy was called to Hwy 90 in the Jeanerette area in reference a hit and run accident. Upon Deputy's arrival it was learned from suspect that a vehicle hit him in the rear and left the area. During the investigation it was learned of a warrant for suspect's arrest. Suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with a $293.50 cash bond and was later released.