May 24, 2013 8:42 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 48 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Bobby Lee Beard, 30, 7257 Highway 182 Apt. #10 Morgan City, LA was arrested on May 23, 2013 at 7:21 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of synthetic cannabinoids, possession of drug paraphernalia, and abuse of toxic vapors. A deputy located Beard at the address listed above on the warrant. Beard was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. His bond is set at $5,000.
Charles I. Brown, 51, 924 Cherry Street Morgan City, LA was arrested on May 23, 2013 at 9:37 pm for theft. A deputy responded to a report of a suspicious person at the Cash Magic Casino on Hwy. 90 in Bayou Vista. Upon arrival, the deputy learned from casino personnel that on the night of May 21, 2013 a male subject was observed taking a miter saw out of the back of a truck and then leaving the casino. Their description of the subject matched that of a subject who returned to the establishment which prompted their call to the Sheriff's Office. In speaking with Brown, the deputy determined that he did steal the saw. Brown was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. He was released on a $1,000 bond.