Judge Batiste sentences multiple defendants

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Evan Ritchie

PLAQUEMINE - 18th Judicial District Attorney Richard

J. Ward, Jr. and Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi reports the sentencing of nine individual by Judge Alvin Batiste totaling 55 years.

- Spencer James, 40, 24820 King Street, Plaquemine, was convicted of armed robbery and sentenced to 13 years with the Department of Corrections.

- Jay Gonzales, 42, 5100 Spotsylvania, Baton Rouge, was convicted of simple burglary and illegal possession of stolen things over $1,500 and sentenced 12 years with the Department of Corrections.

- Terrel Jones, 33, 2825 Main Street, Baton Rouge, was convicted of possession of cocaine between 28 and 200 grams and sentenced to 10 years with the Department of Corrections, five without the benefit of probation and parole.

- Dustin Johnson, 20, 43426 Pascua Road, Ponchatoula, Miss., was convicted of simple burglary and simple criminal damage to property and sentenced to seven years with the Department of Corrections on the charge of simple burglary and two years with the Department of Corrections on the charge of simple criminal damage to run concurrent.

- Jeramie Cain, 23, 58101 Gay Street, Plaquemine, was convicted of attempted possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and simple criminal damage to property and sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections.

- Tony Bosley, 20, 58767 Ware Drive, Plaquemine, was convicted of possession of a scheduled II controlled dangerous substance, aggravated battery and aggravated burglary and sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections on the charge of possession of a scheduled II controlled dangerous substance and five years with the Department of Corrections on the charges of aggravated battery and aggravated burglary to run concurrent.

- Timothy Ferdinand, 45, 10900 W Mill Street, Maringouin, was convicted of simple burglary and sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections.

- Thomas H. Bueche, 21, 6382 Island Road, Ventress, was convicted of principal to simple arson and sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections.

- Evan M. Ritchie, 22, 77630 McBay Drive, Grosse Tete, was convicted of simple burglary and sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections.