Sep 21, 2012 8:31 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to Sheriff Mark Hebert during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 33 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Morris Madison age 43 of 403 Clark street Franklin, La was arrested on 9-20-2012 at 351pm at Hwy 90 Frontage road and Dixie road in Franklin on charges of Criminal Trespass 2 cts, disturbing the peace, theft and resisting an officer. The department received a call from the st mary parish animal shelter that the suspect had gone there and took two pit bull dogs without the proper paperwork and left the premises. Deputies stopped Morris who was walking down the road with the dogs. Animal shelter employee said that the two dogs were picked up recently due to non compliance of the pit bull ordinance in Franklin. Madison then refused to stop and took off into the cane field. He was then apprehended on said charges and transported to the parish jail for processing and incarceration. No bond at press time. The dogs were released back to the animal shelter.
Delores Cooks age 57 of 311 seventh street Franklin, La was arrested on 9-20-2012 at 1153am at 500 main street in Franklin on a warrant for Failure to appear in court on Charge of Issuing worthless checks 10 cts. She was transported to the parish jail for processing and released on $250.00 bond.
Rebecca Martin age 40 of 2090 river road Berwick, La was arrested on 9-19-2012 at 1005am at 3225 Third street Berwick, la on Failure to appear warrant for drug court status. She was transported to the parish jail for processing and incarceration with bond at $100,000.00.