DECEMBER 13, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: WEAPONS / DRUG LAW
VIOLATIONS – ANRI R. STEWART
PAINCOURTVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Anri R. Stewart, 28, of 25360 Pecan Tree Lane,
Plaquemine, LA, on drug and weapons charges following a traffic stop near
A uniformed patrol deputy observed a suspicious vehicle
leaving a convenience store parking lot.
The deputy stopped the vehicle and identified Anri R. Stewart as the
driver. There were also two passengers.
The deputy also noted an odor of suspected marijuana emitting from the vehicle.
During the driver interview process, it was determined
that a handgun was in the center console of the vehicle. Deputies searched the vehicle and recovered a
large caliber handgun and a quantity of marijuana.
Anri Stewart was arrested, transported to the
Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
Carrying of Weapons in the Presence of Controlled Dangerous Substances
of Drug Paraphernalia
Stewart was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at