Posted: Jun 22, 2012 6:34 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark A. Hebert during the last 24 hours the Sheriff's Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Cesar Arevalo 44 yoa of 1402 Chestnut Dr., Morgan City was arrested on 6-21-2012 at 6:09 pm for Simple Battery. A deputy was called to 9752 Hwy 182 in Amelia in reference to a battery. Upon the deputy's arrival, the complainant advised she went to the above location to retrieve her phone from the suspect. During the incident, the subjects began struggling over the phone with the complainant being struck in the face. After the investigation, the suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with a $500.00 bond and was later released.
Jobeth Denney 26 yoa of 301 B Venus St., Bayou Vista and a Female Juvenile 15 yoa of Morgan City were arrested on 6-21-2012 at 18:35 pm for Simple Battery. A deputy was called to 301 B Venus St. in Bayou Vista in reference to a disturbance. Upon the dDeputy's arrival, it was learned that juvenile went to the residence to get her belongings, and she and Denney had an altercation with both suspects committing a battery upon each other. After the investigation, the suspects were placed under arrest along with Denney being booked into the parish jail with a $500.00 bond and Juvenile being released to guardian pending juvenile court proceedings.
Brent Bridges 27 yoa of 132 Vaughn Lane, Franklin was arrested on 6-22-2012 at 12:20 am for General Speed Law,
Improper Lane Usage and Possession of Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle. A deputy was patrolling the Centerville area, when he observed suspect vehicle speeding and swerve into the oncoming lane of traffic. The deputy conducted a traffic stop, and during the investigation the deputy observed an open alcoholic container in the vehicle. After the investigation, suspect was placed under arrest and issued a summons to appear in court on 9-12-2012.