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Home Invasion - Thursday, January 25, 2018

DATE:            THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      HOME INVASION – ERNEST ADAMS, JR.

 

BELLE ROSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Ernest Adams, Jr., 18, of 3178 Highway 308, Napoleonville, LA, in connection with a home invasion near Belle Rose, LA on January 18, 2018.

Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a disturbance near Belle Rose on January 15, 2018.  Investigating officers interviewed several witnesses who indicated that Ernest Adams, Jr. had entered a home without authorization armed with a dangerous weapon.  Adams was upset and involved in a disagreement with another subject and threatened the subject.

Based on witness statements and personal observations, a warrant was issued for Adams’ arrest.

Adams was arrested on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 and booked on counts of:

            *Home Invasion

            *Aggravated Assault with a Dangerous Weapon

Adams was incarcerated with a bond set at $70,000.

 

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.