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St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrests

The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
May 2
Ashley Murray Breaux, 21, 100 block of David Neil Road, Rayne. Aggravated assault. Arrested by Cankton Police.
Nicklos Ryan Watley, 34, 1200 block of Hwy. 29, Eunice. Domestic abuse battery.
Quinton Blain Menard, 47, 200 block of Helen, Lafayette. Domestic abuse battery. Arrested by Cankton Police.
Jessica Lege, 36, 400 block of Tisstoning Street, Lafayette. Domestic abuse battery. Arrested by Cankton Police.

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St. Landry Parish Crime Stopper photo.

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St. Landry Crime Stoppers: Tips sought on stolen 18-wheeler tires, rims

Lt. Keith Dupre of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office returns to Crime Stoppers and is asking for help in solving three thefts of tires and rims removed from 18-wheelers while parked at local truck stops.
On April 15 and 30, deputies responded to the Hwy. 190 Truck Stop in Opelousas for a theft of tires complaint.
The first report was from a flatbed trailer of a 1998 Peterbuilt where two tires and rims were stolen. In the second case, unknown suspects once again stole two more tires and rims from another trailer.

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Crime Stoppers photo.

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Acadia Crime Stoppers seeks information about burglary

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs help to solve a crime.
The Crowley Police Department is investigating the burglary of an outdoor building which occurred in the 300 block of East Cedar Street at about 6 a.m. Jan. 13.
The unknown suspect was captured on video surveillance and is described as a white male with a full beard and long hair in a ponytail. In the video he was seen hiding inside as the owner entered the building. A short time later the suspect fled from the building running in an unknown direction.

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Car hits cow killing unrestrained teen driver in St. Landry Parish

Adrian N. Johnson, 16, of Washington, died after her car struck a cow on La. 363 near the St. Landry and Evangeline parish line at about 9 p.m. Monday, according to report from Louisiana State Police Troop I.
The crash occurred as Johnson was traveling southbound on La. 363 in a 2006 Kia Spectra, police stated. As Johnson was driving southbound, her Kia struck a cow which was in the southbound lane of travel. After striking the cow, the Kia traveled across the northbound lane into a ditch where it then struck a culvert, police said.

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St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrests

The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
May 1
Jedediah Lee Carpenter, 29, 1100 block of South Bullard, Opelousas. Domestic abuse battery; false imprisonment; possession of marijuana.
Deidra Taylor, 49, 1200 block of Old Spanish Trail, Broussard. Attempt; attempt theft; criminal trespass.
Kenneth Lee Taylor, 49, 200 block of Tournoir Street, Lafayette. Attempt; attempt theft; criminal trespass.
Milson J. Washington, 54, 600 block B. Marigny Circle, Duson. Attempt; attempt theft; criminal trespass.

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