DISTURBANCE – FELONY GUN LAW VIOLATIONS
DIONTE SHAROID TRUEHILL
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Dionte Sharoid Truehill, 27, of 215 Pierre Street, Paincourtville, LA, on charges related to a disturbance near Napoleonville on Saturday evening.
On Saturday evening, deputies were dispatched to an area within the village limits of Napoleonville to disperse a crowd of people. While attempting to do so, deputies observed the aforementioned suspect fire a number of shots from a handgun. As deputies attempted to confront Dionte Truehill, he attempted to flee but was quickly apprehended. Deputies also recovered the firearm.
During the arrest process, deputies confirmed that Truehill was a convicted felon. Dionte Sharoid Truehill was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:
*Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
*Illegal Use of Weapons
Dionte Sharoid Truehill was released on bond on Sunday.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.