DECEMBER 07, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: TRAFFIC STOP / DRUG LAW
VIOLATION / FIREARMS VIOLATION
BAYOU L’OURSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Christopher B. Dupre, 24, of 313 Aristle Road,
Bayou L’Ourse, LA, on charges related to a traffic stop near LA 662 and LA 663
late Wednesday afternoon.
A deputy, while on patrol, observed a vehicle parked
illegally and proceeded to interview the driver and sole occupant identified as
Christopher P. Dupre.
As a result of interviewing Dupre, the deputy seized
quantities of marijuana in two separate locations, one inside the vehicle and one
outside. The deputy also seized a .380
Dupre was placed under arrest, transported to the
Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
of a Firearm in the Presence of Controlled Dangerous Substances.
Dupre remains incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at