Mar 14, 2012 8:48 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force, consisting of St. Mary Sheriff Dept., Morgan City Police Dept., Franklin Police Dept., Baldwin Police Dept.., Berwick Police Dept., and Chitimacha Police Dept.. report the following arrests:
Brent Bergeron 23 yoa of 222 Lake Road, Franklin and Zachery Cox 24 yoa of 712 Leonard St., Patterson were arrested on 3-13-2012 at 5:09 pm with Bergeron being arrested for Possession of Synthetic Cannabinoids, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Abuse of Toxic Vapors and Cox being arrested for Possession of Synthetic Cannabinoids with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Drug paraphernalia. Agents of the narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Amelia area, when they conducted a traffic stop on suspect vehicle for failing to signal. During investigation Agents received consent to search and located synthetic cannabinoids and drug paraphernalia. After Investigation suspects were placed under arrest with Bergeron being issued a summons to appear in court on 6-26-2012 and Cox being booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.