THEFT OF MOTOR VEHICLE, AGGRAVATED FLIGHT
JERMAINE A. BLAINE
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Jermaine A. Blaine, 38, of 116 Walker Lane Bertrandville, LA, on charges arising from an incident on May 25, 2023 near Bertrandville.
On the aforementioned date, a uniformed patrol deputy engaged in a pursuit with an off-road vehicle which would trigger a series of events that would lead to the owner of the vehicle being arrested on May 30, 2023.
Deputies attempted to stop the off-road vehicle on May 25, 2023 and the vehicle fled. Deputies recovered the off-road vehicle and had it towed.
On the morning of May 26, 2023, deputies responded to a complaint filed by Jermaine Blaine in reference to his off-road vehicle being stolen. Jermaine Blaine filed a motor vehicle theft affidavit.
At some point Jermaine A. Blaine was identified as the person involved in the May 25, 2023 pursuit.
Jermaine Blaine was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on Tuesday on charges as follows:
*Aggravated Flight from an Officer
*Resisting an Officer
*Special Restriction on Lamps
*Stop Sign Violation
*Filing a False Affidavit to Support an Alleged Theft of a Motor Vehicle
*Filing False Public Records
Jermaine A. Blaine remains incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.