Public Safety

Eunice Police arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
March 13
George Stepney, 53, 700 block of North Court Street, Opelousas. Aggravated flight and reckless operation.
March 14
Michael Ray McCoy, 56, 600 block of South 12th Street, Eunice. Domestic abuse battery.
Angel Gaspard, 41, 500 block of Bernice Street, Eunice. Warrant.
Robert Miller, 46, 300 block of North 2nd Street, Eunice. Warrant.

Eunice Police dispatch radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
March 14
06:50 Son stole bike off property in the 700 block of South Aymond.
07:25 Hit and run at Popeye’s parking lot. Silver Toyota Camry hit black GMC Terrain and left.
07:43 Burglary at Rocky’s.
08:02 Possible drug activity in the 100 block of College.
08:28 Vehicle break-in in he 900 block of West Peach.
08:34 Officer requested about student making threats.
08:52 Two pit bulls fighting in the 400 block of West Vine.

St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrests

The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
March 12 - 14
Eugene Curette, 31, 200 block of Marcel Street, Opelousas. Illegal window tint, resisting an officer, disturbing the peace and public intimidation. Arrested by Leonville Police.
Buford Anthony Hammond, 46, 200 block of Kim Drive, Melville. Domestic abuse battery. Arrested by Opelousas Police.
Aaron Hammond, 22, 400 block of Quebedeaux Road, Port Barre. Sexual battery. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Department.

Speed monitoring device in St. Landry Parish. (Submitted photo)

Speed monitoring trailer deployed

The St. Landry sheriff’s office has purchased a speed monitoring trailer that surveys and helps determine where, and what time to put “boots/radars on the ground” on those particular roads for speed enforcement, according to Sheriff Bobby Guidroz.
“The speed monitor is stationed throughout the parish on mostly residential roads in an effort to save lives,” Deputy Eliot Bertrand, who serves at the coordinator for the speed monitor, said.


Eunice Today

465 Aymond St.
Eunice, LA 70535
Phone: 337-457-3061
Fax: 337-457-3122