ILLEGAL POSSESSION / USE OF FIREARM BY JUVENILE
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports a verified complaint against a 16-year-old juvenile in connection with a shooting incident on August 25, 2019.
On the aforementioned date, deputies responded to the Jerome Court area near Napoleonville in reference to a subject shooting a firearm in a residential area.
Deputies responded and were able to recover a handgun and subsequently identified a suspect.
A verified complaint was filed against the juvenile and he was processed accordingly on Thursday for:
*Illegal Possession of a Handgun by a Juvenile
*Illegal Use of Weapons or Dangerous Instrumentalities
The juvenile was released to the custody of another agency for whom he was incarcerated previously.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.