DECEMBER 13, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: TRAFFIC STOP / WEAPONS
VIOLATION – JAMAL CHRISTOPHER DUNN
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Jamal Christopher Dunn, 21, of 1401 Bryant Street,
Donaldsonville, LA, on charges related to a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.
A uniformed patrol deputy observed a vehicle commit a
traffic violation on LA 1 near Bertrandville and executed a traffic stop. The deputy interviewed the driver identified
as Jamal Christopher Dunn.
During the interview process, the deputy noted Dunn to
be continuously placing his hands into his coat pockets. The deputy, in interest of violator and
officer safety, secured Dunn in handcuffs and conducted a pat down search. The Deputy removed a large caliber handgun
from Dunn’s pocket.
Dunn was placed under arrest, transported to the
Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:
Carrying of Weapons
License on Person
the Flow of Traffic
Dunn was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at