Jul 3, 2013 9:40 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert the Narcotics Division made the following arrests:
Michael Payton, 25, 450 N. Branch Street, Baldwin, LA was arrested on July 2, 2013 at 3:56 pm for no license plate, open alcoholic container, and possession of marijuana. Detectives of the St. Mary Parish Narcotics Division were patrolling the Baldwin area when they observed a vehicle without a license plate. Detectives conducted a traffic stop on Bollard Street and made contact with the driver identified as Payton. Payton consented to a search of the vehicle. During the search, detectives located marijuana. Payton was released on a summons to appear in court on October 9, 2013.