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Police: Bourg teen becomes violent during underage drinking arrest

THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) -

Thibodaux Police Officers arrested an 18-year-old Bourg man for underage drinking at a Thibodaux bar. Jearmie Bourg Jr., 18, was taken into custody early Friday morning.

Police say that Bourg was seen drinking at a bar located on the corner of St. Philip and West 3rd Street. When approached by police, he ignored the officers and continued to drink. As police attempted to place Bourg under arrest, he became violent and attempted to bite on of the officers. As he was being placed into handcuffs, he tossed a bag of marijuana.

While being searched, officers found more marijuana on Bourg. A total of 128 grams of marijuana were recovered from Bourg. Officers believe he had intention to sell the drugs.

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