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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.
 
On Tuesday, ...

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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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​Raceland Couple Charged in Investigation of Child Abuse and Rape


7/18/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of a Raceland couple after investigating allegations of physical abuse and rape involving four children. Brandy Triche (27, W/F) of 388 Greenville Street, is charged with physically abusing the children, while her boyfriend, Christopher Gaudet (30, B/M) is charged with aggravated rape of ...

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Thibodaux Woman Arrested for Drug Possession after Leaving Children Home Alone


7/17/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest of a Thibodaux woman for drug possession and child desertion charges. Deputies arrested Deidre Thomas (42, B/F) of 1212 Tiger Drive after she was spotted walking along the roadside early Wednesday morning.
 
At around 2:15 a.m. on Wednesday, July 16, deputies of the Proactive Police ...

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Impaired Driver Crashes into Apartment Complex


7/16/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported a Thibodaux man is facing charges after driving into an apartment complex while impaired. Corey Hood (33, W/M) of 309 Ledet Drive is charged with his first DWI offense and Reckless Driving with Accident stemming from the incident.
 
Shortly before 9:15 p.m. on Monday, July 14, deputies received a ...

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Arrest of Note: July 14, 2014


7/15/2014 by Brennan Matherne

JENNY TERREBONNE:
On June 19, deputies responded to a theft complaint wherein cash and jewelry were stolen from inside a residence. Deputies learned the items were found to be missing following cleaning services performed at the home by a local cleaning service. During the initial investigation, deputies developed Jenny Terrebonne (W/F, D.O.B. 06/...

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Highway Safety Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, July 16


7/12/2014 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, July 16. 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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31st Annual National Night Out Against Crime Scheduled for Tuesday, August 5


7/9/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will once again be participating in the National Night Out Against Crime. This year marks the 31st Annual National Night Out Against Crime, and will be celebrated nationwide on Tuesday, August 5. Sheriff Webre is also reminding citizens that there is still time to sign up to ...

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Thibodaux Woman Arrested after Deputies Find Child and Animals Living in Adverse Conditions


7/6/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of a Thibodaux woman after deputies found Morgan’s child and several animals living in adverse conditions inside her home. Danielle Morgan (W/F, D.O.B. 03/31/84) of 220 Leighton Drive was charged with 14 counts of animal cruelty and one count of cruelty to juveniles.
 
On the ...

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