MAY 30, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: NARCOTICS - THOMAS R. COOK
PLATTENVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of Thomas R. Cook, 33, of 109 Park Street, Thibodaux, LA, on
numerous charges related to an incident in Plattenville on Monday.
Narcotics officers responded to a complaint of
suspicious activity involving a male subject trying to use multiple access
financial cards at two local businesses.
Responding agents located and confronted the suspect
identified as Cook and proceeded to interview him. Based on that interview, Cook was searched
for officer safety. That search produced
a quantity of illegal narcotics. Cook
was placed under arrest, transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center
and booked on counts of:
Acts Schedule IV
with Intent to Distribute Klonopin (Klonazepam)
All three charges are classified as felonies. Cook 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.