Oct 19, 2012 8:13 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark Hebert during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 46 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Alecia P. Joseph, 43, 109 James Street, Amelia, LA was arrested on October 18, 2012 at Walmart in Bayou Vista at 3:10pm for theft. A deputy responded to a complaint of a shoplifter. Upon arrival the deputy learned from store security that Joseph was observed attempting to leave the store without paying for 24 items in a shopping basket. The items are valued at $749.53. Joseph was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. No bond has been set.