Public Safety

Jawaun Jamel Montgomery

Sheriff: Man preyed on teen girl, threatened sibling

A 22-year-old Eunice man is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl and threatening the girl’s sibling, St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz said in a news release.
A parent reported to the St. Landry Sheriff’s Juvenile Detectives Section that their daughter was having sex with a 21-year-old male, he said.
“The parent reported that they returned home and caught the two in bed together. The suspect then jumped out the window of the home and fled when the parent went to call the police,” he said.

Eunice Police radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
Feb. 16
04:52 Caller said subject is in his driveway in the 100 block of East Ardoin and doesn’t want to leave.
06:11 Broken glass door in the 1700 block of Hazel Street.
07:17 Female said her son’s glass on his vehicle was shot out in the 1800 block of West Magnolia.
08:44 Stolen mops and brooms at Mr. Gatti’s.
08:52 Disturbance at East Elementary.
09:11 Items returned to Mr. Gatti’s.
11:00 Lobby complaint about theft.

Eunice Police arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
Feb. 16
Shawn Maria Myers, 47, 600 block of La. 13 North, Eunice. Theft of goods (shoplifting).
Lacy Ann Miller, 31, 1000 block of North 7th Street, Eunice. Principal theft of goods (shoplifting), and probation hold.
Jennifer Allison, 33, 100 block of Allison Loop, Eunice. Two counts of improper supervision of a minor.
Darlene Wooley, 35, 400 block of North East Street, Eunice. Money warrant.

2nd arrest in theft of woman's $100,000 life savings

A 45-year-old Eunice man is accused of burglarizing an elderly woman’s residence and stealing her life savings of $100,000, which he used to gamble at casinos, buy a sports car and drugs, according to St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz.
Chadrick Jude Lavergne, of the 500 block of La. 29, was arrested on Feb. 10 for burglary of inhabited dwelling.
Later arrested in connection with the incident is Tayler Brooke LeJeune, 25, of the 1600 block of North Greent Avenue, Basile.


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