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Student arrested for bomb threat

A 13-year-old student was arrested for making a bomb threat at Eunice Junior High School on Thursday.
Eunice Police said a student reported there was a threat about “go boom by second bell” on a urinal.
Police and firefighters were notified and the school was evacuated. Eunice Elementary also was evacuated.
The schools were searched and not device was found.
The evacuation ended about 9:30 a.m.
The parents of the student who reported the threat were contacted and other students were interviewed by police.

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St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrests

The following are arrests reported by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
March 13
Donovan L. Rosette Jr., 18, 200 block of Pine Avenue, Opelousas. Attempted manslaughter. Arrested by St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Isaiah Lamar Dupre, 23, 1200 block of Ina Clare Drive, Opelousas. Seat belt violation, no drivers license, possession of schedule I CDS, possession with intent to distribute schedule IV CDS, possession of drug paraphernalia, bench warrant. Arrested by Opelousas Police.

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Eunice Police dispatch radio logs

The following are excerpts from the Eunice Police Department radio dispatch logs.
March 12
06:34 Two males sitting on porch in the 400 block of South 2nd and won’t leave after being asked to leave.
08:13 Subject in trash bin at Dollar General.
08:17 Eunice Junior High has a bomb threat.
09:00 Both schools are cleared.
10:23 Female riding around Sunrise Apartments in a green Oldsmobile with a gun and male in vehicle.
11:21 Aggressive student at Central Middle.
11:34 Phone harassment in the 700 block of Lewis.

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Eunice Police arrests

The following are arrests by Eunice Police.
March 12
Juvenile, 13, Eunice. False communication of a bomb threat and terrorizing.
Christine Michelle Johnson, 34, 200 block of Foster Drive, Lawtell. Theft less than $1,000.
Bobby Ray Vidrine, 34, 100 block of Mamie Street, Eunice. Illegal possession of stolen things valued less than $1,000.
Jonathan Neil Simar, 27, 4300 block of Cole Gully Road, Branch. Refund fraud.
Lindsey Fuselier, 27, 2600 block of Prudhomme Road, Eunice. Refund fraud.


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Eunice, LA 70535
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Fax: 337-457-3122