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Highway Safety Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, August 20


8/18/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Highway Safety Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, August 20. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, expired inspection tags, expired/suspended driver's licenses, and other violations.

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Fugitives Wanted in Connection to Terrebonne Home Invasion Arrested in Raceland


8/15/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of a man and a woman from Lockport wanted in connection to a home invasion in Terrebonne Parish which occurred in June. Breiun Folse (33, B/M) of 404 East Lafourche Street and Jennifer Truxillo (31, W/F) of 504 Hyland Drive were arrested at a Raceland apartment Thursday after the Sheriff&...

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Free Hunter Education Classroom Course Slated for August 30-31


8/12/2014 by Brennan Matherne

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will host two FREE Hunter Safety Courses this summer for anyone ages 10 years or older. These two-day courses cover topics such as hunter responsibility and ethics, how firearms work and firearms safety, survival and first aid skills, firearm handling skills and hunting techniques, wildlife identification...

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Highway Safety Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, August 13


8/11/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Highway Safety Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, August 13. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, expired inspection tags, expired/suspended driver's licenses, and other violations.

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Missouri Couple Charged in Two Recent Shooting Incidents


8/7/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a couple from Missouri faces charges of attempted murder and property damage following two shooting incidents which occurred this past week. Justin Rice (26, W/M) and Christina Higgins (35, W/F), both of Jefferson City, Missouri, were arrested on Tuesday in Golden Meadow.
 
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Arrest of Note: August 2, 2014


8/4/2014 by Brennan Matherne

MORRIS MITCHELL:
Just before 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 2, deputies on patrol in the Raceland area notice a vehicle traveling on Brocato Lane make a left turn onto Easy Street and another left turn onto Williams Street failing to use a turn signal at both turns. Deputies initiated a traffic stop and identified the driver as Morris Mitchell, and ...

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Highway Safety Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, August 6


8/2/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Highway Safety Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, August 6. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, expired inspection tags, expired/suspended driver's licenses, and other violations.

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Scam Alert: Internet Sales and Rental Scams


7/31/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre is advising citizens to be suspicious when responding to advertisements on websites such as Craigslist or similar online classified websites regarding apartment and home rentals, as well as the sale of real estate or vehicles. Scammers are using these types of ads to collect money from victims and then never ...

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Raceland Woman Admits to Past Relationship with Minor, Sets Fire to Victim's Home


7/31/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of a Raceland woman for allegedly setting fire to the home of an ex-girlfriend who was a minor when their relationship began. Adrianne Legarde (31, B/F) of 309 Ayo Street was arrested following an investigation and after admitting to her involvement in the relationship.
 
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Party Locations Announced for National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, August 5


7/29/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre has announced the official “block party” locations in Lafourche Parish for the 31st Annual National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, August 5. Each event will take place from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and feature food, fun and games. The annual National Night Out Against Crime parade will take place in the...

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Golden Meadow Man Charged in Multiple Weekend Incidents


7/29/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest of a Golden Meadow man involved in multiple incidents this past weekend. Lionelle Cheramie (25, W/M) of 164 East 179th Street in Golden Meadow faces multiple charges following his arrest on Sunday evening.
 
During the early morning hours of Saturday, July 26, deputies responded to an ...

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Deputies Charge Six with Impaired Driving Over the Weekend


7/28/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported six people were charged with DWIs over the weekend, including one man charged with his fourth offense and another whose blood alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit.
 
At around 2 a.m. on Saturday, July 26, patrol deputies traveling along U.S. Highway 90 noticed a vehicle traveling...

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Larose Man Arrested for Residential Burglary


7/24/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a Larose man has been arrested in connection to a residential burglary which occurred two weeks ago. Russell Lebouef (34, W/M) of 486 East 19th Street was arrested after deputies discovered his fingerprints were left at the scene.
 
During the early morning hours of Thursday, July 10, deputies ...

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Reminder: Two Checkpoints Scheduled for This Week


7/22/2014 by Brennan Matherne

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct two checkpoints this week. On Tuesday, July 22, deputies will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint during the evening hours in Lafourche Parish. Then on Wednesday, July 23, a Highway Safety Checkpoint will also be conducted within Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours. Deputies will be checking ...

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Golden Meadow Police Officer and Two Others Arrested in Meth Investigation


7/22/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of three people, including a Golden Meadow Police Officer, in connection to a methamphetamine investigation. Officer Ashley Pollard (37, B/M) and his girlfriend, Anna King (31, W/F), both of 113 West 82nd Street in Cut Off, were arrested on Monday along with Pollard’s brother, Courtney ...

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