BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested 13 people Tuesday in the St. Jean Apartments.
The warrant roundup was part of a neighborhood initiative to create a safer environment for residents. EBRSO also cleared 18 outstanding warrants.
The warrants and arrests ranged from traffic violations to drug possession.
EBRSO has also conducted similar initiatives at the Tanglewood and Edgewood Apartments.
Tanglewood Apartments (May 21, 2015)
Total Number of Subjects Arrested: 6
Total number of Warrants Cleared: 18
Total Number of Charges Cleared: 24
A Joseph Royal was issued a Misdemeanor Summons for Simple Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
A Mariah Williams was booked for Possession of Schedule III (Lortab).
Seized: 9.0 grams of Marijuana, 8 Lortab Pills, One glass Bong, One glass smoking pipe.
Edgewood Apartments (May 22, 2015)
Total Number of Subjects Arrested: 4
Total Number of Warrants Cleared: 7
Total Number of Charges Cleared: 10