DATE: OCTOBER 23, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: POSSESSION OF STOLEN AUTOMOBILE / ATTEMPTED
DISARMING OF A PEACE OFFICER – TIMOTY T. HUMPHREY
PIERRE PART –
Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Timothy T.
Humphrey, 30, of
171 Village Lane, Morgan City, LA, on charges related to the theft of an
automobile and an
investigative stop which occurred early Saturday morning.
A uniformed patrol
deputy was notified by communications of an auto theft which occurred in
St. Martin Parish
The patrol deputy
set up at a vantage point near LA 70 in the vicinity of Veteran’s Park. Shortly
deputy observed a pick-up truck similar to the one reported stolen minutes
The deputy got
behind the pick-up truck at which time the pick-up truck pulled into a private
proceeded to interview the driver later identified as Humphrey. At some point,
aggressive and attempted to disarm the deputy.
The deputy immediately
tased Humphrey and
was able to arrest him.
The pick-up truck
was the same one stolen earlier in St. Martin Parish.
arrested and transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center.
*No Driver’s License
*Illegal Possession of
Stolen Things Valued over $1000
*Resisting an Officer
*Attempted Disarming of
a Police Officer
booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.
information concerning the News Release, contact Sheriff Falcon or
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.