Ameilia man accused of simple battery

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests:

—Alejandro Perez, 37, of Lenny’s Lane in Amelia, was arrested at 10:34 p.m. Sunday for simple battery. A deputy responded to a complaint of a battery on Odile Street in Amelia. Perez is accused of striking a 21-year-old man. The victim was taken by Acadian Ambulance to Teche Regional Medical Center for treatment. Perez was taken to the parish jail and held. He was released on a $500 bail.

—Ervin Forrest King, 49, of Tower Tank Road in Morgan City, was arrested at 9:41 a.m. Friday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to signal. King was located by Morgan City police who then notified the sheriff’s office. King remains at the Morgan City jail.

—Roberto Guajar Quintanilla, 36, of Lake Palourde Road in Morgan City, was arrested at 12:39 p.m. Sunday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of angling without a license.

—Reyna Irasema Villegas, 31, of Lake Palourde Road in Morgan City, was arrested at 12:55 p.m. Sunday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of speeding and operating a vehicle with a suspended license.

A deputy responding to a complaint of a disturbance made contact with Quintanilla and Villegas. During the investigation, the deputy learned that both subjects were wanted on warrants. Both were taken to the parish jail and held. Quintanilla was released on a $100 bail. Villegas’ bail is set at $400.

—Tyris Wilkerson, 32, of Laurel Street in Baton Rouge, was arrested at 5:31 p.m. Sunday for theft of goods. A deputy responded to a complaint of a shoplifter at Walmart in Bayou Vista. Upon arrival, the deputy learned from store security personnel that Wilkerson was observed taking items and concealing them. Wilkerson then left the store without paying for the merchandise. He was taken to the parish jail and held. His bail is set at $1,000.

Morgan City Police Chief Travis Crouch reported the following arrests:

—Robert Jerome Parker, 32, of Trevino Street in Berwick, was arrested at 1:50 p.m. Friday for possession of marijuana after officers responded to a call of a traffic crash in the parking lot of Days Inn in Morgan City.

Upon investigation, it was discovered that Parker was found by police. Parker was taken the police department and released after posting a $500 bail.

—Gregory Granger, 25, of Jones Street in Berwick, was arrested at 12:35 p.m. Saturday after an officer stopped the vehicle driven by Granger on Roderick Street in Morgan City for a traffic violation. Upon further investigation, Granger was found to possess a small amount of suspected marijuana, the report stated. He was taken to jail and released after posting a $742 bail.

—Beau Kevin Boudreaux, 34, of Mars Road in Bayou Vista, was arrested at 4 p.m. Saturday on a warrant for failure to appear for attempted theft and on a warrant for a probation violation after officers responded to a complaint regarding a disturbance at Lake End Park in Morgan City.

When officers began to investigate the disturbance, they encountered Boudreaux and it was discovered that he was wanted by police. He was taken to the police department and released after posting a $500 bail

—Anthony Watson, 22, of Hilda Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 7:48 p.m. Saturday on a warrant for failure to pay a fine for a vicious dog. Officers came into contact with Watson while conducting an investigation in the area of Barrow Street in Morgan City. It was discovered Watson is wanted by Morgan City police on an outstanding warrant. He was taken to jail and was released after posting a $482 cash bail.

—Michael Kenneth Rein, 29, of Emporia, Kan., was arrested at 2:05 a.m. Saturday for possession of synthetic cannabinoids and possession of drug paraphernalia after police received a complaint regarding a vehicle being driven in a reckless manner. Officers located the suspected vehicle on Everette Street in Morgan City and upon investigation officers located synthetic cannabinoids in Rein’s possession along with items commonly used to smoke synthetic cannabinoids, the report stated. He was taken to jail and held with bail set at $1,484.

—Raynell Williams, 33, of Franklin, was arrested at 11:50 p.m. Sunday on a warrant for speeding after police received a call from Chitimacha police who advised that they had detained Williams on an outstanding warrant for the Morgan City Police Department. Williams was located at the Chitimacha Police Department and taken to the Morgan City Police Department and remains in jail.

—Gage Green, 18, of Walnut Drive in Morgan City, was arrested at 2:18 a.m. Sunday for distribution of marijuana and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile after police received a complaint about illegal narcotics at a residence on Jennie Drive in Morgan City. When officers arrived at the location, they came into contact with Green and a 16-year-old male. During the investigation, the subjects were found to be in possession of a small amount of suspected marijuana and it was also alleged that Green had given the juvenile the illegal substance, the report stated. Green was taken to jail and was released on bail.

The 16-year-old male was also arrested and charged with possession of marijuana. He was booked and released to his parents pending juvenile proceedings.

Patterson Police Chief Patrick LaSalle reported the following arrests:

—Carmel Triggs Jr., 31, of Tall Timbers in Patterson, was arrested Sunday on warrants for unauthorized entry into an inhabited dwelling, indecent behavior with a 16-year-old juvenile, three counts resisting arrest by flight, disturbing the peace intoxicated and disturbing the peace language. Triggs was located on the warrants and then ran from police officers. Bail has not been set.

—Cory James Hilliard, 25, of Tiffany Street in Patterson, was arrested on Sunday when he turned himself in for warrants from St. Mary and Assumption parishes on charges of aggravated battery and criminal damage to property. He is being held awaiting extradition.

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