THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, SIMPLE BURGLARY
VERIFIED COMPLAINT – 15-YEAR-OLD JUVENILE
PLATTENVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that a verified complaint has been filed against a 15year old juvenile in connection with the theft of an automobile from a Plattenville business establishment.
On August 23, 2021, deputies responded to a complaint at the business and made contact with the victim. Deputies learned that while the victim was inside the establishment, her vehicle was stolen.
Detectives commenced an investigation. A short time later, the vehicle was recovered in Bertrandville. Through investigation, detectives were able to identify the juvenile suspect.
Detectives filed a verified complaint charging the suspect with multiple offenses. The suspect fled the area and was apprehended on August 23, 2022, after engaging State Police in a vehicle pursuit in Prairieville, LA.
The juvenile was booked on charges of:
*Felony Theft of a Motor Vehicle
The juvenile was from Napoleonville and was released to State Police.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at (985) 498-9353 or (985) 369-7281.