NAPOLEONVILE, La. (BRPROUD) — According to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Leland Falcon has announced the arrest of 29-year-old Betheny Nicole Mecom on multiple felony warrants in Assumption Parish. She faces charges in other jurisdictions as well.

Deputies took Mecom into custody from the Morgan City Jail on Wednesday. They booked her into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on failure to appear warrants for obstruction of justice and possession of schedule I controlled dangerous substances.

APSO says that Mecom failed to appear for trial on Nov. 23, 2021. She remains in the custody without bond. She still faces charges in St. Mary and Caddo parishes.

Photo courtesy of APSO.