Public Safety

Paul Dale Bourque Sr.

Scott man arrested in Mire killing

A 54-year-old Scott man has been arrested on charges of aggravated burglary and first-degree murder, according to Acadia Parish Sheriff K.P. Gibson in news release.
Deputies responded to an address in the 200 block of Estella Lane north of Mire. The investigation has revealed that the victim, Amy Bernard Bourque, 40, was staying at the residence with family members, Gibson said.
At about 7 a.m. Friday the victim’s estranged husband came to the location and shot her, he said. The victim died on the scene, he said.

7 arrests in Acadiana for child exploitation

Attorney General Landry today announced the arrests of seven people, including a registered sex offender, for internet crimes against children.
They are:
Jessie Comeaux, 36 of Kaplan and a registered sex offender, was arrested on 5 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles under the age of 13. The arrest was a result of a joint investigation with the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation (LBI), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office (LPSO), Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office, and Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office (IPSO).

St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrests

The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
April 4
Elizabeth L. Granger, 38, 3400 block of Vidrine Road, Ville Platte. Bench warrant, off bond. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Michael Dawain Thomas, 28, 4300 block of Highway 10, Washington. Off bond (two counts), bench warrant (two counts). Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Daniel Francis Guilbeau Jr., 28, 200 block of Richard Road, Sunset. Bench warrant, off bond. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Eunice Police dispatch radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
April 4
06:23 Power its out in the 200 block of Boudreaux.
09:08 Female in the 1400 block of Gum said someone is threatening her. Unable to contact subject. Told complainant to block phone number.
11:38 Theft in the 100 block of Goose.
13:10 Loud music in the 900 block of Alexander.
15:03 Tree down on power line in the 700 block of South 3rd. Cleco called.
15:10 Fight at Acadian Medical Center. Officers needed ASAP.

Eunice Police arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
April 2
Patrick O. Williams, 41, 900 block of Webster Street, Lake Charles. Three bench warrants.
April 3
Amanda Kay Lasage, 44, 500 block of U.S. 190 and 1000 block of West Oak Street, Eunice. Theft less than $1,000, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession with intent to distribute Schedule II (amphetamine-meth).


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