JANUARY 29, 2018
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: UNAUTHORIZED ENTRY OF AN
PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of John Thomas Blanchard, 39, of 141 Riverbend Street,
Pierre Part, LA, on charges related to the unauthorized entry of a home.
Late Saturday evening, deputies responded to a call in
connection with a male subject having entered a residence and was not
authorized to do so.
Deputies arrived at the location near Belle River and
spoke to the complainant who identified John Thomas Blanchard as the
Deputies located Blanchard and he acknowledged that he
had been in the residence in question.
Blanchard indicated that he was in possession of "holy
water” and was delivering such to the residences in the area.
Blanchard was arrested, transported to the Assumption
Parish Detention Center where he was booked on a count of:
Entry of an Inhabited Dwelling
Blanchard was incarcerated in lieu of $15,000 bond.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at