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Arrest of Note: January 22, 2015


1/23/2015 by Brennan Matherne

CODI CAMPBELL:
On Thursday, January 22, deputies responded to a trailer park in Gray after obtaining knowledge of the possible whereabouts of Codi Campbell (27, B/M). Campbell had two outstanding warrants for Distribution of Crack Cocaine, one of which stemmed from Operation Crackin’ Down in 2014. He also had a warrant for Theft of Goods ...

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Grand Isle Man Arrested for Over $26,000 in Fraudulent Charges to Former Employer


1/22/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a Grand Isle man has been arrested for more than 70 counts each of theft and forgery after charging over $26,000 of fuel and tools to a former employer. Douglas Firmanty (55, W/M) of Grand Isle was arrested Wednesday on multiple outstanding warrants.
 
Detectives began their investigation in 2014 ...

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Seat Belt Checkpoint to be Held Wednesday, January 21


1/19/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, January 21. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of...

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Anonymous Tips on Burglary Leads to the Arrest of Two Houma Men


1/14/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported an anonymous tip led to two Houma men being charged in a residential burglary which occurred in December. On Tuesday, detectives obtained warrants for the arrest of James Davis (31, W/M) and Ronald Smith Jr. (28, W/M) who are currently being held at the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex for ...

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Man Wanted for Felony Thefts at Local Retailers


1/12/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information on the whereabouts of a man wanted for thefts at local retailers.
 
In late October, detectives began investigating a series of transactions at a Cut Off hardware store wherein a male subject had purchased several items with checks which were later ...

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Public's Help Sought in Residential Burglary Case


1/11/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for a residential burglary in Gray.

On an afternoon in late December, deputies began investigating a suspected burglary after a safe belonging to residents of Blue Ridge Drive in Gray was found several...

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Seat Belt Checkpoint to be Held Wednesday, January 14


1/11/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, January 14. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of...

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Concealed Handgun Course Scheduled for Saturday, February 21


1/10/2015 by Brennan Matherne

LPSO is offering a Concealed Handgun Training Course at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Shooting Range Facility located at 3451 Highway 182 in Raceland on Saturday, February 21. Class will begin at 8:00 a.m. and last until approximately 5:00 p.m. with a break for lunch. The actual ending time will vary due to class size.

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FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation Course Scheduled for Saturday, February 7


1/10/2015 by Brennan Matherne

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will offer a FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation training course on Saturday, February 7 at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Shooting Range located at 3451 Highway 182 in Raceland. This class is designed for first-time firearms owners and persons looking to learn basic fundamentals about firearm

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Deputies Find Beer Theft Suspect Driving Impaired and Under Suspension


1/9/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced deputies arrested a Thibodaux man who they found driving impaired while investigating a theft complaint. Shelby Landry (39, W/M) was arrested Thursday afternoon and now faces theft and DWI charges.
 
Earlier this week, deputies investigated a theft complaint at a convenience store located on LA ...

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Thibodaux High School Teacher Admits to Having Sexual Contact with a 17-year-old Student


1/7/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre and Lafourche Parish Schools Superintendent Jo Ann Mathews announced that a former Thibodaux High School teacher has been criminally charged after she admitted to having engaged in sexual contact with a 17-year-old student. Celeste Bergeron (25, W/F) of Thibodaux was charged Wednesday morning and is no longer ...

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Convicted Sex Offender Arrested for Making Contact with Victim


1/6/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a Raceland man convicted in December for having sex with a minor has been arrested after making contact with the victim. James Brown (21, B/M) faces multiple new charges stemming from the incident. 
 
In late September, the parents of a Raceland teenager contacted the Sheriff’s Office ...

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Man Arrested for 4th DWI after Deputies Found Him Sleeping in a Drive-Through Lane


1/5/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a Cut Off man was arrested over the weekend for his fourth DWI offense. Trent Callais (50, W/M) was arrested early Sunday morning after he was found to be sleeping in the driver’s seat of a truck at a fast food restaurant drive-through lane. 

At around 2:45 a.m. on Sunday, January 4,

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Seat Belt Checkpoint to be Held Wednesday, January 7


1/5/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, January 7. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of ...

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Teen Brothers Charged Following an Incident in Larose


1/2/2015 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest of two teenage brothers after one stabbed a man and the other broke into a woman’s home. Carlos Flores (18, H/M) and Mark Flores (17, H/M), both of Larose, were fighting with each other prior to the incident.
 
Shortly after 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 1, deputies responded to ...

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