APRIL 7, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: TRAFFIC INCIDENT – DAVON
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Davon Jordan Gilton, 30, of 136 Georgette Street,
Napoleonville, LA, on charges related to a traffic incident early Friday
Uniformed patrol division officers attempted to
conduct a traffic stop south of Napoleonville.
The suspect accelerated in an attempt to evade pursuing officers. The pursuit continued until the suspect’s
vehicle was stopped in Plattenville, LA.
The suspect, identified as Gilton was arrested,
transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on counts of:
Operation of a Motor Vehicle
Flight from an Officer
Gilton was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.