Sheriff’s employees collect blankets for seniors

With the 206 blankets collected, from left, are Maj. Gary Driskell; Deputy Adam Robison; Cpl. Chris Detiveaux; Deputy Taurean Smith; Sheriff Mark Hebert; Beverly Domengeaux, director, St. Mary Council on Aging; Deputy Connie Van Horn; Lt. Michael Stewart; and Capt. John Kahl Jr.
(Submitted Photo)

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office two-week blanket drive to benefit the St. Mary Council on Aging collected 206 new blankets.

Amelia store robbed at gunpoint (updated)

At 3:34 pm Sunday, December 21, 2014, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Family Dollar store located on Highway 182 Frontage Road in Amelia. The perpetrator(s) left the area with approximately $150 in cash. The lone gunman exited the store and ran to a vehicle parked in a nearby RV park. Attached are 3 pictures gathered from video surveillance of this vehicle. Anyone who may recognize the vehicle or have information on the crime may contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-828-1960 or 985-384-1622. Callers may remain anonymous. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to
(Photos from the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office.

Police are searching for the person or persons who robbed the Amelia Family Dollar at gunpoint Sunday afternoon.


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