On the evening of January 14, 2003 officers of the Thibodaux Police Department responded to the report of a simple battery.
While on scene, one of the officers was questioning a suspect who was later determined to have an active warrant.
Jamar D. Ellis of 210 Sanders St. and age 21 was then told that he was under arrest for Failure to Appear in Court. Mr. Ellis was then placed under arrest, but only after resisting the arresting officer.
Mr. Ellis was then brought to Thibodaux Police Department where he was booked for the active warrant and resisting arrest. Mr. Ellis was then able to post bond of $600.00.