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APSO arrests three on 67 counts burglary charges

On Monday, December 21, shortly after midnight, deputies were dispatched to Dutchtown Mini-Storage on Highway 621 for a burglary in progress. When deputies arrived on scene, they located three subjects inside the storage facility where multiple storage units had forcibly been entered. Deputies identified the subjects as 29-year-old Micah Millien,...

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APSO arrests fugitives after receiving crime stoppers tip

On Wednesday, December 16, the Ascension Parish Sheriffs’ Office Warrants Unit received a crime stoppers tip in reference to a fugitive wanted for attempted first-degree murder, illegal use of weapons, and possession of a firearm by convicted felon from Baton Rouge. Deputies, along with assistance from the Gonzales Police Department,...

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APSO makes arrests in Tuesday evening shooting in Geismar

Shortly after 5 p.m., Tuesday evening, December 15, deputies responded to the Harvest Supermarket parking lot in reference to a shooting that occurred. Through investigation it was learned that 29-year-old Seth Vinet and 28-year-old Chris Fontenot got into a physical altercation that started in the parking lot of Harvest Supermarket....

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APSO investigating Tuesday night homicide in Donaldsonville

Shortly after 11 p.m. Tuesday night, December 15, deputies responded to the area of St. Vincent Street and Sixth Street in Donaldsonville where reports of shots being fired. Upon deputies’ arrival, they located 24-year-old Rhyeme Stevenson deceased in the 700 block of Sixth Street. No suspect information is available currently....

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Galvez man arrested on attempted second-degree murder charge

Galvez man arrested on attempted second-degree murder charge Shortly after midnight on November 30, deputies responded to a nearby hospital about someone who had been stabbed. As the investigation continued, it was learned that, 19-year-old Gage Schouest, of Galvez, had got into a physical altercation with a juvenile victim. During...

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APSO makes several arrest in 2019 shooting

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested three individuals that were linked to several shootings in the Donaldsonville area from September 2019. On September 29, 2019, deputies responded to several shots fired at the intersection of Williams Street and St. Patrick Street in Donaldsonville. It was learned that two groups...

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Donaldsonville man captured and charged with attempted second-degree murder

Donaldsonville man captured and charged with attempted second-degree murder 33-year-old Michael Leblanc of Donaldsonville was located by the Louisiana State Police Fugitive Apprehension Task Force this morning in New Orleans and arrested on charges of attempted second-degree murder, illegal use of weapons, possession of a firearm by convicted felon, and...

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One arrested in multiple shooting from September in Donaldsonville

One arrested in multiple shooting from September in Donaldsonville   On Monday, October 26, detectives arrested 24-year-old Darrion Jacobs, of Denham Springs, on attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of weapons. On September 11, deputies were dispatched to a large gathering around Elizabeth Street and First Street in Donaldsonville where...

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