JANUARY 30, 2018
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: SECOND ARREST IN MAY GUN
J. JOHNSON, JR.
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of James J. Johnson, Jr., 35, of 116 Palm Lane,
Labadieville, LA, in connection with a May 14, 2017 gun incident near
On May 14, 2017, deputies were dispatched to the
Marshall Lane areas off of LA 401 in regards to a street fight.
Investigators interviewed a number of witnesses and
were able to determine that one female had received minor injuries after being
struck by a car during the confrontation.
At the time, deputies arrested James Bell, 59, of 8573
Spruce Street, New Orleans, LA, on felony charges. Warrants were issued for the arrest of James
Johnson was arrested on Monday, January 29, 2018 and
booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:
Assault with a Firearm
to Appear – Criminal Neglect
to Appear – No Driver’s License
for Felony Theft
Johnson was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at