St. Mary Parish law enforcement officers arrested 27 people and announced warrants for 17 more Wednesday as they wrapped up a long-term undercover investigation targeting low- to mid-level drug dealers, according to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Twenty-one of those arrested were booked on counts of distributing drugs, while four were booked on possession counts, one on theft and one on conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal institution.

Four people were arrested on counts of marijuana distribution; four on counts of crack-cocaine distribution; three on counts of cocaine distribution and one on a count of conspiracy to distribute cocaine; two on counts of distributing synthetic cannabinoids and one on a count of conspiracy to distribute the drug; two on counts of methamphetamine distribution; one on a count of distributing Suboxone, an opioid addiction treatment drug; one on a count of distributing Norco, an opioid pain medication; one on a count of distributing Ecstasy; and one on a count of conspiracy to distribute Ecstasy.

Those arrested and the counts on which they were arrested:

Michele Ashley, of Amelia, distribution of synthetic cannabinoids

Eddie Brown, 42, of Siracusa, distribution of cocaine

David Burrell, of Patterson, conspiracy to distribute Ecstasy

Herman T. Delco, 33, of Amelia, distribution of cocaine

Kevin J. Drexler, 33, inmate, of Morgan City, principal to distribution synthetic cannabinoids

Bryan G. Fontenot, 45, of Berwick, distribution of marijuana

Morris Garrison, of Morgan City, distribution of crack cocaine

Darrell J. Gash, 35, of Berwick, distribution of marijuana

Eric T. Gaskins, 35, of Amelia, distribution of crack cocaine.

Jessie Grady, 40, of Amelia, distribution of methamphetamine.

Renata Harris, 35, inmate, of Bayou Vista, distribution of marijuana

Stephanie M. Harvey, 37, of Morgan City, distribution of methamphetamine

Gary J. Johnson, 41, inmate, of Morgan City, conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal institution

Cyrilla G. Lyons, 50, of Morgan City, possession of Norco and possession of methamphetamine

Hodges F. Matthews, 37, of Amelia, distribution of crack cocaine.

Tanya Perez, 35, of Berwick, distribution of Norco

William M. Pierre, 32, of Baldwin, conspiracy to distribute cocaine, possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia

Jeanne M. Pisani, 57, of Bayou Vista, distribution of Suboxone and possession of Subutex

Yolanda Pitts, 39, of Patterson, distribution of Ecstasy

Tiffany L. Randolph, 26, of Morgan City, conspiracy to distribute synthetic cannabinoids

Nathanial A. Rollins, 20, inmate, of Patterson, distribution of synthetic cannabinoids

Anthony G. Ruffin, 34, of Franklin, distribution of cocaine

Charlie Salas III, 50, of Morgan City, theft

Jessica Simoneaux, 32, of Franklin, possession of marijuana

Reginald K. Sims, 35, inmate, of Morgan City, possession of synthetic cannabinoids

Malcolm Smith, 29, of Morgan City, possession of cocaine and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in the presence of a juvenile

Preston J. Wade, 25, inmate, of Amelia, distribution of marijuana.

Edward L. Williams, 40, of Amelia, distribution of crack cocaine.