JUNE 26, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: AUTO BURGLARY / WEAPONS
CHARGES – KENTRELL SANDERS
PLATTENVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of Kentrell Sanders, 36, of 5768 Highway 308, Plattenville,
LA, on charges related to an April 22, 2017 burglary of a vehicle parked at a
local business in which a firearm was stolen.
Detectives opened an extensive investigation into the
matter in which evidence gathered led to the identity of Sanders as the
suspect. Detectives also discovered that
Sanders was a convicted felon currently on probation.
Late Thursday, detectives applied for and were granted
a search warrant for Sanders’ residence.
Detectives, narcotics agents and uniformed patrol officers raided
Sanders’ home and seized a quantity of marijuana.
Sanders was arrested, transported to the Assumption
Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
Sanders also faces a probation violation. Sanders was incarcerated pending a bond
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at