St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 24 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Ametra Annette McDaniel, 37, Franklin, LA, was arrested on January 19, 2021, at 12:45 pm on a Louisiana State Police warrant for failure to appear on the charges of theft between $5,000 and $25,000 and seven counts of forgery. McDaniel is being held for another agency.
Devontre Phillips, 20, Baldwin, LA, was arrested on January 19, 2021, at 5:33 pm on a warrant for the following charges:
- No tail lights
- Aggravated flight from officer
- Possession of marijuana with intent to distribute
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Resisting arrest or officer
Phillips was also arrested on the charge of illegal carrying of a weapon. Phillips was later released on a $6,000 bond.