On April 17, 2011, around 4pm, a patrol deputy was dispatched to Stepper's Automotive which is located 4345 Highway 70 in Pierre Part. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with two complainants who noticed that their purses were missing from their vehicles. The victims indicated they were attending a nearby birthday party and noticed there purses were gone after they returned to their unlocked vehicles.
A witness indicated that Alessie Landry, 28 year old female from 132 C Mary Ann Street, Pierre Part, Louisiana, was near the both vehicles and when approached was very anxious to leave the scene. As well, statements from other witnesses and fingerprint samples were taken and the suspect was taken into custody after being located around 8:20pm. She has been charged with 2 counts of Simple Burglary and Resisting an Officer.
Bonds have not been set as of the time of this release and she is incarcerated at the Assumption Parish Detention Center.