Lafayette Crime Blotter for June 2, 2014

Armed robber demands synthetic pot

A man armed with a pistol robbed a smoking implement and pipe shop Monday, making off with an unknown amount of something identified by police as a “synthetic smoking substance.”

The robber entered Purple Clouds in the 2500 block of Johnston Street Monday morning and demanded the clerk fill a bag with synthetic marijuana, according to Lafayette Police.

Police said the clerk filled the bag with products listed as “Train Wreck 2, Blue Nugs and Kali Berry 2,” substances not considered synthetic marijuana.

Lafayette Police Sgt. Randal Leger said the smoking substances are not illegal.

Man booked in Mardi Gras costume case

A St. Martinville man has been arrested on allegations of not returning a $4,500 Mardi Gras costume he had leased earlier this year, Lafayette City Marshal Earl Picard said Monday.

Donnie Knight Bulliard, 54, was booked Friday on counts of failing to return or surrender a moveable and obtaining by false representation, according to Picard.

Picard said Bulliard allegedly leased the costume for $200 for an out-of-state event and failed to return it after several requests.

Arrests posted June 2, 2014, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office website:

JASMINE JAMICIA AMOS: 30, of the 400 block of Arnaudville Road, Carencro. She was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.

FELTON BERRY JR.: 43, of the 600 block of Sunset Drive, Lafayette. He was booked on criminal trespass for St. Martin Parish.

AARON CARTER: 19, of the 100 block of Hiawatha Road, Lafayette. He was booked on aggravated flight from an officer, fugitive, misdemeanor illegal carrying of weapons, resisting an officer and two counts of warrant/bench warrant.

DANTRELL I. GARRETT: 25, of the 300 block of Garber Street, Morgan City. He was booked on failure to dim lights, misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated and no driver license in possession.

ALISSA GUILLOT: 34, of the 500 block of West University Street, Lafayette. She was booked on misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated and careless operation.

JOSEPH T. HANDY JR.: 44, of the 200 block of Duval Street, Lafayette. He was booked on two counts of criminal trespass.

INDIA ISAAC: 26, of the 100 block of Duplex Street, Carencro. She was booked on three counts of illegal use of controlled dangerous substances in the presence of persons under 17 years old and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

RAYFORD LEE LAVERGNE: 61, of the 100 block of West Pine Street, Lafayette. He was booked on disturbing the peace.

ERIC JON LEMAIRE: 22, of the 600 block of Deer Park Trail, Lafayette. He was booked on warrant/bench warrant.

NATHANIEL JERMAINE MARTIN: 40, of the 400 block of St. Charles Street, Lafayette. He was booked on criminal trespass.

DEWEY MIGUES: 35, of the 3800 block of Zip Lane, New Iberia. He was booked on criminal trespass, two counts of misdemeanor distribution or possession with intent to distribute Schedule I narcotics, misdemeanor illegal carrying of weapons and three counts of possession of firearm or carrying concealed weapon by a person convicted of felonies.

ANTHONY JAMES PICOU: 23, of the 1100 block of Breaux Road, Duson. He was booked on criminal trespass.

JAKE POCE: 22, of the 300 block of Mulberry Drive, Youngsville. He was booked on speeding and misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

JOHNNIE REYES III: 33, of the 1400 block of Grand Ants Highway, Breaux Bridge. He was booked on five counts for St. Martin Parish.

GERALD SHANKS: 52, of the 200 block of Pear Tree Cricle, Broussard. He was booked on aggravated battery.

REPEL SINEGAL: 28, of the 400 block of Scotsdale, Lafayette. He was booked on felony hit-and-run driving and three counts for St. Martin Parish.

JOSE VELAZQUEZ-ENCINAS: 38, homeless, Lafayette. He was booked on driving without a license, misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated, no proof of insurance in vehicle, possession of alcoholic beverages in a vehicle, vehicle license required and two counts of warrant/bench warrant.

CASEY ALAN WENZEL: 31, of the 100 block of Edie Ann Drive, Lafayette. He was booked on misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated and driving on right side of road.

BRITTNEY WILSON: 28, of the 800 block of Moss Street, Lafayette. She was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.

KWAMA KYOTO WILSON: 24, of the 800 block of Moss Street, Lafayette. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.