The following arrests were recorded at the Franklin Parish Detention Center between April 8-15, 2019.
THE FIRST all female fire crew in Franklin Parish was stationed at the Winnsboro Fire Department March 21. They were (left): Ashley Donald, Deidra Sious Washington and Chelsea Levy. (Sun photo by Joe Curtis)
Christopher Loring, 27 of Winnsboro, pleaded guilty March 13 to conspiring with other officers to falsify documents with intent to obstruct and influence the investigation of a matter within federal jurisdiction.
A federal grand jury returned a superseding indictment today that adds 18 money laundering-related charges to the indictment of Lynn D. Cawthorne, 51, and Belena C. Turner, 47, both of Shreveport, last week, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
A former Justice of the Peace for the Second Justice Court of Jefferson Parish was convicted by a federal jury in New Orleans for using his position to illegally obtain wage garnishments and loans, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
A suspect is now in custody following a shooting incident earlier today that claimed the life of a 27-year-old Franklin Parish man. The name of the victim was withheld pending notification of family.
LAKE CHARLES, La. – John Casimere, 33, of Lake Charles, pleaded guilty last week before U.S. Magistrate Judge Kathleen Kay to one count of possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, U.S. Attorney David C. Joseph announced.
SHREVEPORT, La. – Joseph Seth Rivers, 36, of Converse was sentenced Monday to five years and four months in prison by U.S. District Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. for possession of firearms by a convicted felon.
Four Franklin Parish men were each charged in Catahoula Parish last month with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after allegedly hunting on private property in Tensas Parish.
Ouachita Parish Metro Narcotics Unit agents are asking for the public's help in locating a suspected drug dealer whose home was recently found to contain about $1.3 million of marijuana and several assault rifles.
Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Gilbert woman on suspicion of drug charges after authorities were notified of suspicious activity at the Dollar General store in Calhoun.
Two Lake Charles defendants were sentenced this week for kidnapping a Texas man after a failed drug deal, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
A senior leader of the Aryan Circle (AC) and a gang member were sentenced earlier this week for being an accessory-after-the-fact to racketeering murder, announced U.S. Attorney David C. Joseph of the Western District of Louisiana and Assistant Attorney General Bryan A. Benczkowski of the Ju…
Sterlington police arrested a Rocky Branch man on suspicion of disturbing the peace through intoxication and open container last week after a day care reported a man lingering in the parking lot.
Two illegal aliens from Mexico pleaded guilty this week to re-entering the United States after having been previously removed twice, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
Louisiana Department of Corrections (DOC) investigators at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola arrested a visitor in a shakedown late Saturday afternoon, and thwarted her attempt to smuggle drugs into the prison.
United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that Jose Melchor Martinez, 48, a resident of Church Point and a citizen of Mexico, has been arrested after being charged by a federal criminal complaint in U.S. District Court with re-entry of a removed alien.
Monroe police arrested a Delhi man on suspicion of several charges including disturbing the peace on Saturday after authorities were notified of a trespassing complaint at a house on Powell Avenue.
A federal jury in Shreveport recently found five members of the “Block Boyz” gang guilty on RICO and drug trafficking offenses, as well as firearm offenses, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.