SEPTEMBER 07, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: DOMESTIC COMPLAINT / DRUG
JO MCKEE, AMY BENOIT and RUSTIN GUILLOT
PAINCOURTVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Katie Jo McKee, 19, of 6695 Highway 1, Belle Rose,
LA, on charges related to a domestic complaint which deputies responded to
Wednesday afternoon. In the same case,
Rustin Guillot, 27 and Amy Benoit, 27, both of 673 Highway 403, Paincourtville,
LA, were issued summons.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence near
Paincourtville and made contact with Amy Benoit at a location near the
residence in question. From there, deputies
accompanied Benoit to the residence.
Once there, deputies interviewed Rustin Guillot and Amy Benoit. While questioning the two subjects, deputies
located assorted paraphernalia.
Deputies also located paraphernalia and a quantity of
Hydrocodone which was traced back to Katie Jo McKee by identity evidence at the
In the meantime, McKee left the scene.
Deputies transported Rustin Guillot and Amy Benoit to
the Assumption Parish Detention Center where Guillot was issued a summons for
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Amy Benoit
was issued a summons for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Criminal
Deputies went back to the residence and Katie McKee
had returned. McKee was arrested,
transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center. During the booking
process, McKee was found to have contraband on her person. McKee was booked on charges of:
of Drug Paraphernalia
Contraband into a Penal Institution
McKee also faces a warrant in St. Mary Parish for
Possession of Stolen Goods. McKee
remains jailed pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at