Recently in the news there were cases where if the public and even law enforcement acted on tips, a tragedy might have been averted. I understand that most people do not want to get involved and want to live a happy and quiet life but these are some extraordinary times that we are living in. The lack of respect to one another is at an all time low in my opinion. That is why we as a community must come together and safeguard our neighborhoods. Here are some helpful tips in reporting something you might see and want law enforcement to take a closer look at.
A fourth person has been arrested in connection with the shootings on Oct. 11 after the Rayne-Eunice high school football game.
Rayne Police arrested Christian Robinson, 21, of the 500 block of North Arenas Street, for his involvement in the attempted cover-up of the shooting, according to Police Chief Carroll Stelly.
Robinson was arrested for accessory after the fact of attempted second-degree murder, possession of a firearm by person convicted of certain felonies and possession of a stolen firearm.
The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
05:27 911 advised reckless driver coming into west bound from Opelousas.
08:26 Female juvenile running from Central Middle School head west on Maple.
08:40 Ville Platte Police advised subject headed to Eunice after assaulting his father.
09:29 Two stolen guns in the 2000 block of West Dudley.
11:14 Wreck at Ray’s Bakery.
13:10 Caller said there is a white truck with three subjects and it looks like they are on drugs.
The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
Deion Lee Declouette, 20, 500 block of Berdie Street, Opelousas. Two bench warrants.
Seamona Yvonne Thomas, 37, 300 block of High School Drive, Ville Platte. Bench warrant.
Keshawn Guillory, 18, 200 block of South Beulah Street, Eunice. Simple burglary, simple criminal damage to property less than $1,000 and theft less than $1,000.
Corrina A. Fontenot, 48, 1400 block of Williams Street, Eunice. Theft of motor vehicle, forgery, monetary instrument abuse and theft.
The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Ricky L. Sias, 36, 200 block of Soileau Street, Ville Platte. Bench warrant. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Mason Joseph Johnson, 18, 200 block of South Mills Street, Arnaudville. Hold for St. Martin Parish. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff Office.
Jacqueline Nicole Bergeron, 28, 100 block of Crestview Loop, Eunice. Principal to theft of motor vehicle (2 counts). Arrested by Eunice Police.