The Vernon Parish Sheriff's department made the following arrests. An arrest is not a conviction. All are assumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sept. 13


William Robert Williamson, 32, theft.

Joel Gagnon, 40, male, bench warrant.


Sept. 14


William P. Johnson, 20, male,  possession of Schedule I narcotic, simple burglary, theft over $750.

Jason S. Simeax, 37,  traffic bench warrant.

Cardarious Holden, 30, male, booked on improper lane usage, no driver's license on person, possession of Schedule I narcotic with intent to distribute.

Christopher Fair, 24, male, illegal possession of stolen firearm.


Sept. 15


Marianne Porter, 56, warrant for theft.

Travis Lewing, 26, warrant for criminal damage to property.

Patrick Lee, 41, two counts simple battery.


Sept. 19


Rusty Whittington, no age given, warrant for improper telephone communication.

Patrick D. Lee, 41, warrant for disturbing the peace.

Hazel Gulley, 49, DWI 1st, headlamps on motor vehicles.