Feb 29, 2012 9:06 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark A. Hebert during the last 24 hours the Sheriff's Office responded to 40 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Kane R. Thomas 23 yoa of 1302 Adolph St., New Iberia, La. was arrested on 2-28-2012 at 3:05 pm for Simple Criminal Damage to Property and Simple Burglary. Arrest stems from an 8-23-2012 incident where a vehicle was burglarized at the Myette Point Boat landing. Suspect was brought in for investigation after he was developed as a suspect. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.
Amber Maneaux 23 yoa of 834 Martin Luther King Blvd., Baldwin was arrested on 2-28-2012 at 4:31 pm on a warrant for Simple Battery. Suspect turned herself into the Sheriff's Office after learning of a warrant for her arrest. Suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with a $500.00 bond and was later released.
Michael Touchet 47 yoa of 1201 Columbus Ave., Morgan City was arrested on 2-28-2012 at 5:13 pm on a warrant for ten counts of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile. After a joint investigation with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office, St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office and the Berwick Police Department, Touchet was placed under arrest at the Morgan City Sheriff's Office. Warrant stems from electronic conversations, over a period of approximately one month, with a juvenile. The matter is still under investigation at this time. Suspect was booked into the parish jail with a $250,000.00 bond at this time.
Leslie P. Johnson 17 yoa of 515 Dangerfield Road, Patterson was arrested on 2-29-2012 at 12:24 am on a warrant for Criminal Damage to Property and Resisting an Officer. Suspect was located at
103 Saturn Road
in Bayou Vista, placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with a $2000.00 bond and was later released.