TRAFFIC STOP – FUGITIVE ARREST; FAILURE TO APPEAR
DARREN JOSEPH VICKNAIR – I.C.E. ARREST
PAINCOURTVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Darren Joseph Vicknair, 37, of 44444 Melancon Street, Lot 35, Sorento, LA, on a felony fugitive warrant as well as a failure to appear warrant following a traffic stop near Paincourtville on Sunday evening.
A uniformed patrol deputy assigned to the I.C.E. detail observed a vehicle on LA 70 near LA 70 Spur and initiated a stop of that vehicle. The deputy interviewed the driver then proceeded to interview the passenger, now identified as Darren Joseph Vicknair. The deputy conducted a warrants inquiry and determined that Darren Joseph Vicknair was a fugitive from Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office and was also wanted on a warrant for Failure to Appear in Assumption Parish.
Darren Joseph Vicknair was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:
*Fugitive Warrant – Ascension Parish on a Count of Domestic Abuse Battery with Child Endangerment
*Failure to Appear – Assumption Parish for a Seat Belt Violation
Bond on the failure to appear is set at $600, cash only.
Upon satisfying the charges in Assumption Parish, Darren Joseph Vicknair will be transferred to the custody of the Ascension parish Sheriff’s Office to be booked on those charges.
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.