Detectives Investigate Home Invasion

Detectives are investigating a home invasion that occurred January 1, 2020 about 9:40 p.m. in the 1800 block of Southdown Road in LaPlace. Upon arrival, officers learned a subject wearing a mask entered a residence, held a woman and man at gunpoint and demanded money....

Leo Montegut Arrested in Fraud Investigation

Leo J. Montegut, 57, of New York, NY was arrested Thursday, January 17, 2019 in connection to a fraud investigation. Leo J. Montegut In December 2015, detectives with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office Financial Crimes division began an investigation that a family...

Kyree Jones Arrested for Armed Robbery

Kyree Ronyell Jones Kyree Ronyell Jones, 20, of Reserve was arrested Thursday, January 17, 2019 in connection with an armed robbery that occurred Friday, January 11, 2019 in Reserve. On Friday, January 11, 2019, about 4 p.m., deputies made contact with the...

Kelvin Taylor Arrested for Vehicle Shooting

Kelvin Taylor Kelvin Timothy Taylor, 30, of LaPlace was arrested Friday, December 28, 2018 in connection to a vehicle shooting that occurred Sunday, December 16, 2018 on U.S. 61 in LaPlace. About 10 p.m., deputies responded to an assault with a firearm. Upon arrival,...

David Pittman Faces Illegal Drug Charges

David Pittman, 47, of LaPlace faces illegal drug charges after his arrest Monday, December 3, 2018 during a traffic stop. David Pittman Detectives with the St John Parish Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division were conducting pro-active patrol in LaPlace on...