THE ALBERT P. JOSEPH MEMORIAL Scholarship of $800 each was awarded by the True Friends of LaPoint on July 12 to (from left) Akani Aubrey, Amber Lee and Logan Kately, and (from right) Keithan Cormier and Tayler Gary.
Scholarship presenter was True Friends President Eugene L. Cormier (third from right).
Wednesday, July 29
Alexander, James, 41, 700 block of Valsin St., Breaux Bridge; illegal possession of stolen things (SMSO).
Batiste, Jimmy, 57, 200 block of Gov. Mouton St., St. Martinville; illegal possession of stolen things (SMSO).
Campuzano-Cuellar, Hugo, 37, Morgan City; hold for U.S. Marshals Service (SMSO).
Earlier this month, investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office sought the public’s assistance in locating a suspect who was wanted in connection with several vending machine thefts in the Cecilia area of St. Martin Parish. At that time there were also similar thefts that occurred in Breaux Bridge, Youngsville and Broussard.