Apr 27, 2010 6:51 PM by Melissa Canone
The Lafayette Police Department reported only minor incidents occurring over the 5 day event of Festival International. Below is a list of the incidents reported and arrest made at the festival:
A total of 2 arrestees were transported to the Lafayette Parish Correction Center.
1. 1 Arrest for Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication, Resisting an Officer
2. 1 Arrest for Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication
A total of 3 misdemeanor summons were issued.
1. 2 Summons issued for Disturbing the Peace by Intoxication
2. 1 Summons issued for Possession of Marijuana
10 reports were taken in and around the festival grounds for various incidents to include Thefts, Simple Damage to Property and Accidental Injuries. The Lafayette Police Department does not normally conduct crowd estimations, but the festival crowd on Wednesday was well attended. Attendance during the remainder of the festival remained moderate to heavy.