Man arrested for possession of Cocaine

The following is a Press Release from the St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force:

The St. Mary Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force, consisting of St. Mary Sheriff Dept., Morgan City Police Dept., Franklin Police Dept., Baldwin Police Dept.., Berwick Police Dept., and Chitimacha Police Dept.. report the following arrests:

Jonathan George, 24, of Sorrell Railroad Road, Jeanerette was arrested on 10-3-2011 at 2:23 p.m. for Possession of Cocaine, Obstruction of Justice and Resisting an Officer.  Agents of the Narcotics Task Force were patrolling Jones Road # 2 and Hwy 318 in Four Corners, when they observed suspect standing on the corner of the roadway.  Agents attempted to make contact with suspect when he fled on foot.  After a short foot pursuit suspect was caught and placed under arrest.  During a search of suspect's person crack cocaine was located.  After investigation suspect was booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.