May 20, 2011 7:42 AM by Posted by Sharlee Barriere
Jermaine Keys 35 years old of 1051 Grace St., Morgan City was arrested on 5-19-2011 at 11:07 am for Simple Arson. Deputy was called to above location in reference to a vehicle on fire. Upon Deputy's arrival vehicle Fire was extinguished by Morgan City Fire Department. Deputy located owners of vehicle and conducted an investigation. During investigation it was learned that above suspect and his girlfriend owned the vehicle, and they had been involved in an argument, when suspect decided to set vehicle on fire. After investigation above suspect was placed under arrest and booked into the parish jail with a $10,000.00 bond at this time.
Jessie Williams 20 years old of 810 Gabriel St., Patterson was arrested on 5-19-2011 at 1:59 pm for Improper Lane
Use, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Deputy was patrolling Hwy 90 in the Patterson area, when he observed suspect vehicle driving on the fog line and conducted a traffic stop. Upon Deputy making contact with suspect an odor of marijuana was emitting from the vehicle and Deputy observed loose marijuana in the vehicle. Deputy received consent to search and located a small amount of marijuana along with drug paraphernalia. After investigation suspect was placed under arrest and released on a summons to appear in court on 8-17-2011