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TRAFFIC STOP – GUN LAW VIOLATION – I.C.E. ARREST

TRAFFIC STOP – GUN LAW VIOLATION
JOSEPH RICHARD EDWARDS

BAYOU L’OURSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Joseph Richard Edwards, 31, of 57435 CPL Herman BRW, White Castle, LA, on felony gun law violations following a Saturday afternoon traffic stop by the Sheriff’s I.C.E. Division in Bayou L’Ourse.

An I.C.E. assigned deputy observed a vehicle with an equipment violation on LA 662 and conducted a stop of that vehicle. The deputy made contact with the driver, now identified as Joseph Richard Edwards and noted the subject to be acting nervously.

At the conclusion of the officer / driver interview, the deputy requested consent to search the vehicle which was granted. During that process, a large caliber handgun was seized.

Joseph Richard Edwards is a prior convicted felon. Joseph Richard Edwards was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:

*Illegal Window Tint
*Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

Joseph Richard Edwards remains incarcerated with bond set at $100,000.

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.

MOST WANTED

Anyone with information on the suspects listed below is urged to call the Assumption
Parish Sheriff’s Office – Ph: 985.369.7281

DONOVAN MABILE

DONOVAN MABILE

WANTED

KOVADUS JOHNSON

Kovadus Johnson

WANTED

KRISTIE BOURG

KRISTIE L. BOURG

WANTED

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Sheriff Leland J. Falcon

112 Franklin Street
Napoleonville, LA 70390
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Labadieville, LA 70372
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Labadieville, LA 70372
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4024 Hwy 70 South
Pierre Part, LA 70339
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1214 Hwy 662
Bayou L’Ourse, LA 70380
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233 Hwy 1008
Napoleonville, LA 70390
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