FEBRUARY 06, 2018
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: DISARMING OF A POLICE
OFFICER – JEFFERY RAINEY
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Jeffery Rainey, 63, of 116 Charles Street,
Napoleonville, LA, after an incident in Bertrandville, Monday evening.
Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Deputies went to the
Bertrandville area to serve a protective order to Jeffery Rainey.
Rainey refused to accept service and became
confrontational resulting in a scuffle with the deputy.
As some point, Rainey attempted to disarm the
deputy. The struggle continued and at
some point, Rainey was taken into custody.
He was transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center where he
was booked on charges of:
of a Police Officer
Arrest by Force or Violence
of a Peace Officer
Rainey was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at