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Troopers arrest Crowley man for child pornography

A Crowley man was arrested as the result of an investigation into child pornography, according to a news release from Louisiana State Police Troop I.
In November 2017, Louisiana State Police Detectives initiated an investigation into the possession of child pornography in Acadia Parish. The investigation led troopers to obtain a search warrant for a computer belonging to 42-year-old Damon Broussard of Crowley.

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Cedric Tyrone Stephenson

Crime Stoppers of Acadia seeks fugitive

Acadia Parish Sheriff’s detectives need help in locating Cedric Tyrone Stephenson.
Stephenson is described as a black male, 35 years of age, being 5’11” in height, weighing 330 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and his last known address is 1903 Veterans Memorial Drive in Abbeville.
Stephenson is wanted for burglary of an lnhabited dwelling. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.
His photo may be seen on the Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish Facebook Page.

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Ville Platte victim not found until a day after wreck

The body of man killed in a crash on U.S. 167 at the St. Landry-Evangeline Parish line was not for more than 24 hours, according to a news release from Louisiana State Police Troop I.
Shortly before 3 a.m. March 18, troopers were notified of a single-vehicle wreck on U.S. 167. They founda a 2007 Chevrolot Silverado in the ditch against a fence off of U.S. 167 inside of Evangeline Parish. Troopers investigated the crash, but were unable to locate a driver of the vehicle.

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Eunice Police dispatch radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
March 20
05:36 Subject throwing fireworks under his carport in the 900 block of Samuel Drive.
05:44 Subject accidentally lit fireworks with cigarette.
07:13 Break-in to vehicle in the 300 block of East Dean.
07:45 Wreck at Turner’s Conoco parking lot.
08:18 Stolen trash can in the 200 block of East Dean.
08:53 Wreck on U.S. 190 in front of Eunice Superette.
09:02 Man said he was run over in the 300 block of Acadia. Refused medical.

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Eunice Police arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
March 20
Sadie Tezeno, 25, 1500 block of West College, Opelousas. Simple battery.
Bobby Vidrine, 32, 100 block of Mamie Street, Eunice. Probation warrant.
Chanse Ceasar, 39, 300 block of Acadia Street, Eunice. Aggravated assault.
Lance Hargrave, 22, 200 block of Chataignier Street, Eunice. Probation warrant.


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