St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that over the last 24-hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Joseph Lee Robertson Sr., 57, Jeanerette, LA, was arrested on September 21, 2021, at 2:44 am on the following charges:
- Burglary of an inhabited dwelling-attempted
- Criminal trespass
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Illegal carrying of a weapon
A K9 deputy was sitting stationary monitoring traffic on Highway 83 when he was dispatched to an alarm activation at a location in Jeanerette. Dispatch advised that the alarm company saw subjects on surveillance cameras taking equipment out of vehicles. The K9 deputy and another deputy responded to the location.
Upon arrival, the deputies made contact with a subject, identified as Robertson, who was holding equipment.
Through the investigation, the deputies spoke with the complainant who stated he witnessed Robertson attempting to enter his home.
Robertson was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Bail was set at $60,000.
Wayne Michael Dupre Jr., 38, Franklin, LA, was arrested on September 20, 2021, at 1:16 pm for criminal trespass. Dupre was released on a summons to appear on December 1, 2021.
Tommy James Trosclair Jr., 29, Patterson, LA, was arrested on September 20, 2021, at 2:56 pm on two warrants for failure to appear on the charges of possession of lorazepam and resisting an officer. Bail has not been set.
Noltavia Latrice Conner, 26, Franklin, LA, was arrested on September 20, 2021, at 3:44 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the following charges:
- Possession of marijuana
- Illegal use, consumption, possession, or distribution of CDS in presence of a person under 17
- Resisting an officer by providing false information
- Operating a vehicle without a driver’s license
- Improper lane usage
Conner was released on a summons to appear on December 1, 2021.