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:
Junius Seymore Verret Jr., 56, Theriot, LA, was arrested on September 28, 2022, at 10:31 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the following charges
- Illegal use, consumption, possession, or distribution of CDS in the presence of persons under 17
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- No seat belt
- Improper child restraint
- Operating a vehicle without a driver's license
Bail has not been set at this time.
Juvenile Male, 14, Franklin, LA, was arrested on September 28, 2022, at 1:52 pm for battery-simple and possession of marijuana. The juvenile male was released into the custody of a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings.
All persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.