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Domestic Abuse Battery - Wednesday, May 31, 2017

DATE:             MAY 30, 2017

TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS

FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON

SUBJECT:      DOMESTIC ABUSE BATTERY / DOMESTIC ABUSE WITH CHILD ENDANGERMENT DONNELL LAWRENCE

 

 

ASSUMPTION Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Donnell

Lawrence, 36, of 5458 Brown Street, Bertrandville, LA, on multiple domestic related charges

following an incident on May 5, 2017.

 

Deputies responded to an incident and made contact with the victim and obtained a statement

as well as other evidence which indicated an incident had obviously occurred and Lawrence

was the suspect.

 

Based on that evidence, deputies obtained arrest warrants for Lawrence and he was arrested on Tuesday morning, May 30, 2017.  Lawrence was transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:

 

            *Domestic Abuse Battery Involving Strangulation (Felony)

 

            *Domestic Abuse Battery with Child Endangerment (2 Counts)

 

            *Simple Battery

           

            *Simple Criminal Damage to Property

 

Lawrence 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.