Apr 25, 2012 8:09 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
Date: April 25, 2012
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:
Priscilla F. Renthrope 27 yoa of Solar Apartments # 220, Morgan City and Jeffery L. Williams 21 yoa of 5528 N. Bayou Black Dr., Gibson, La. were arrested on 4-24-2012 at 12:46 pm with Renthrope being charged on a warrant for Distribution of Cocaine and Williams being charged with two warrants for Distribution of Cocaine. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Morgan City area, when suspects were located and placed under arrest on warrants and booked into the parish jail with Renthrope having a $25,000.00 bond and Williams having no bond at this time.
Gary I Ledom 49 yoa and Tracie R. Hargrave 41 yoa both of 1414 South Road, Bayou Vista were arrested on 4-24-2012 at 4:33 pm with Ledom being charged with Possession of Xanax, Possession of Loritab and Obstruction of Justice and Hargrave being charged with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Open Alcoholic Container. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling the Bayou Vista area, when they conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle with obstructed windshield. During investigation suspects passengers in the vehicle were found in possession of above narcotics. After investigation suspects were placed under arrest with Ledom being booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time and Hargrave being issued a summons to appear in court on 7-11-2012.