Public Safety

Eunice Police Arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
Sept. 14
Ian Paul Langley, 27, 100 block of Acadia, Eunice. Resisting an officer.

Sept. 15
Chase Emile Deville, 29, 500 block of Hwy. 190, Eunice. Suspension and revocation of driver’s license.
Jody T. Thomas, 39, 100 block of Devillier Rd., Eunice. Disturbing the peace and resisting an officer.
Samatha R. Boone, 34, 1300 block of E. Vine, Eunice. theft.
Lindsey L. LaFleur, 32, 1400 block of W. Vine, Eunice. Theft.

Eunice Police Radio Logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
Sept. 14
07:20 Traffic crash at 8th St. and Laurel. Road blockage and injuries reported.
09:30 Traffic crash reported in front of Don Mayeau’s office.
09:45 Report of damage to Iron Gate business.
11:15 Traffic crash reported at Whitney Bank.
11:26 Suspicious person reported at the corner of Threat St.
11:52 AMC called in reference to a woman shot in the hip.
11:57 Subject does not want to cooperate, left hospital.

Port Allen man accused in horse thefts in St. Landry, Evangeline parishes

A West Baton Rouge Parish man is accused of stealing 15 horses.
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) Livestock Brand Commission arrested 30-year-old Jonramon Hatfield Vaughns, of 9690 Hwy. 190, Port Allen, on Sept. 11.
Investigators said that Vaughns was arrested on two outstanding warrants involving theft of horses in Evangeline and St. Landry parishes. The warrants stem from two separate complaints filed with the Livestock Brand Commission in both parishes.

Eunice Police investigating shooting

Eunice Police were investigating a shooting that occurred about noon Friday, according to Police Chief Randy Fontenot
The shooting was believed to be accidental, but the victim, who was at Acadian Medical Center, refused to give details, he said.
The female was wounded in the hip by a small-caliber firearm, he said. She would require surgery to remove bullet fragments, Fontenot added.
Police had not determined where the shooting occurred or the identify of the shooter, he said.
But investigators believe the shooter dropped the victim off at the hospital.


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