JUNE 14, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: SIMPLE KIDNAPPING – DERRICK
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Derrick Johnson, 36, of 357 Highway 400,
Napoleonville, LA, on simple kidnapping charges related to an ongoing domestic
On June 11, 2017, deputies received a complaint from
Johnson’s female companion who indicated that she and Johnson had an
altercation on June 7, 2017, and following the incident, Johnson would not
allow her to leave the residence.
On June 11, 2017, the victim persuaded Johnson to
bring her to work in order to provide for the family. Once at work, the victim contacted the
Sheriff’s Office, prompting the investigation.
Warrants were obtained for Johnson’s arrest. He was arrested in Terrebonne Parish and
transported to Assumption Parish where he was charged on counts of:
Johnson was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.