PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrests of Allen Landry, 119 Mary Ann Street, Pierre Part, LA and a juvenile also of Pierre Part, on charges in connection with a residential burglary in the Belle River area. The Sheriff’s Office has identified a third suspect, Kelton Smith, 20, of 250 Murial Street, Morgan City, LA and are actively searching to arrest him.
The three are accused of participating in the home burglary on January 22, 2017 in which firearms were stolen. Investigators believe that Smith and the juvenile committed the burglary while Landry planned the crime. Landry had already been in the home and was familiar with the layout and the contents.
Landry and the juvenile are charged with aggravated burglary. Additionally, Landry is charged with a previous theft from the home in the amount less than $750.
Landry is incarcerated with bond set at $30,000. The juvenile was released to the custody of his parents.
The Sheriff’s Office will update the status of Smith accordingly.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.