Bayou Vista man arrest on drug and battery charges
POSTED: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 3:15pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 3:19pm
St. Mary Parish, La — A man from St. Mary Parish is under arrest for multiple charges, including battery on a police officer on March 20.
Deputies were called to an apartment in Bayou Vista, where a female resident wanted Therold L. James to leave.
During a search of James, he began to resist deputies and began hitting them.
The suspect was taken into custody, where officers found marijuana and pills.
James, 27, has been charged with three counts of Battery on a Police Officer, Battery of a Correctional Facility Employee, four counts of Resisting an Officer with Force, Possession of MDMA with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Marijuana and Parole Violation.