Shortly before midnight on Monday, Aug. 18, deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call regarding a home invasion on Russo Milazzo Road outside St. Martinville.
According to witnesses, three black male subjects kicked the door in and subsequently shot a male occupant inside the home.
In an effort to control the growing problem of hydrilla in Henderson Lake, St. Martin Parish Government will lower the level of the lake.
Thursday, Aug. 14
Clifton Bonner, 23, 700 block of Albert St., Breaux Bridge; failure to appear, warrant (BBPD).
Fredrick Carmouche, 28, 1000 block of Bill Clause Dr., Breaux Bridge; failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).
Danielle Drum, 27, 1300 block of Ches Broussard, Breaux Bridge; domestic abuse battery (SMSO).
UPDATE: A natural gas leak near the St. Martin Courthouse was capped without incident Monday afternoon.
Office workers in the courthouse and annex got some sunshine and off early.
A wrecker drives away with the vehicle being driven by Daniel Benoit, 52, of Breaux Bridge, who died in a one-car crash shortly before 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office said Benoit was traveling east on Hebert Avenue in Breaux Bridge when he veered left off the roadway and struck a tree.
Monday, Aug, 11
Alex Alexander, 24, New Iberia; failure to appear, warrant (SMSO).
Johnn Boutte, 38, 400 block of Willis Dr., St. Martinville; probation violation, aggravated incest, Louisiana State Police (LSP).
Dwayne Clay, 36, 1000 block of Joe Leblanc Rd., Breaux Bridge; probation violation (SMSO).