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SHOTS FIRED CALL/DRUG ARREST - Tuesday, March 10, 2015

NAPOLEONVILLE --- Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that on Monday, March 9th, 2015 at approximately 6:00pm, Assumption Parish Narcotics agents responded to the 3500 block of Highway 1 for reports of shots being fired.  Agents made contact with Jayson Duet about the complaint of gun shots.  He advised where the gun was located.  Drug paraphernalia was observed near the location of the weapon which was a .22 rifle.  When agents approached Mr. Duet he refused to cooperate and tossed a small black hard plastic object into a boat.  As they attempted to take him into custody he resisted and attempted to walk off.  Jayson Duet, W/M, age 33 of 3579 Hwy 1, Lot C, Napoleonville was taken to the ground and handcuffed.  After being handcuffed, 14 rounds of .22 LR ammo were located in his pocket.  Crystal methamphetamine was located inside the black object.

Jayson Duet was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on March 9th, 2015 for LRS 14:108 Resisting an officer (2 counts), LRS 14:95E Illegal Carrying of a weapon in the presence of a CDS, LRS 14:95.1 Possession of a Firearm by a convicted felon, LRS 14:91.13 Possession of a CDS in the presence of a juvenile (2 counts), LRS 40:967 Possession of Schedule II CDS (Crystal Methamphetamine)(2 counts), LRS 40:1023 Possession of drug paraphernalia, and parish ordinance 93:16 Illegal discharge of a firearm.    His bond has been set at $40,633 and he is still in custody as of the time of this release.

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Mike Waguespack at 985-637-6392 or Public Information Officer, Robert Martin at 985-369-7281 or 985-398-0430.