St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 34 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Melek Corinthian Thomas, 20, 202 Digby Avenue, Lafayette, LA, was arrested on January 15, 2020, at 11:12 pm for possession of marijuana.
Kimberly Marie Jones, 29, 154 Sun Street, Bayou Vista, LA, was arrested on January 16, 2020, at 1:05 am on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of aggravated assault with a firearm.
Angela Daigle, 53, 807 Leona Street, Morgan City, LA, was arrested on January 15, 2020, at 8:19 pm for possession of schedule I (heroin) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Narcotics detectives with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office were conducting a traffic stop on Highway 90 West near the Bayou Vista Truck Stop when they made contact with a passenger in the vehicle, identified as Daigle. Through the investigation, heroin and drug paraphernalia belonging to Daigle were located. Daigle was transported to the St. Mary Law Enforcement Center for booking. Daigle was later released on a $2,500 bond.