TRAFFIC INCIDENT / DRUG LAW VIOLATIONS
MELVIN BREAUX / KELLY DERRELL JONES
BERTRANDVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Melvin Breaux, 36, of 3071 Brasset Road, Donaldsonville, LA and Kelly Derrell Jones, 38, of 201 Madewood Drive, Donaldsonville, LA, on traffic and drug law charges following a traffic incident near Bertrandville on Monday.
A uniformed patrol officer observed a vehicle parked in the roadway causing a disruption in traffic.
Upon investigating, the deputy identified the driver as Kelly Derrell Jones and the passenger as Melvin Breaux.
As a result of the deputy’s investigation, a quantity of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia was seized.
Melvin Breaux was arrested and booked on felony charges of:
*Possession of Marijuana – Third Offense
*Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – Third Offense
Kelly Derrell Jones was cited for:
*Expired or Cancelled License Plate
*Obedience to and Required Traffic Control Devices
Melvin Breaux remains incarcerated in the Assumption Parish Detention Center pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.