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Arrest Leads to Guns Taken Off Street

Press ReleasesDate: December 31, 2013

On Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at 4:01 pm, as St. John the Baptist Parish detectives executed a judicial court ordered arrest warrant on Demario Gray, 27, from East 14th Street in Reserve, detectives encountered Gray and three other individuals in a parked vehicle in the 200 of East 13th Street in Reserve.

When the four subjects exited the vehicle, detectives smelled the
odor of burnt marijuana. Upon a subsequent search of the vehicle, detectives recovered four handguns, two handguns were previously reported stolen from other jurisdictions and one handgun had obliterated serial numbers. Detectives found marijuana and two Xanex pills in possession of one of the subjects, Antoine Fourcha, 24, of East 13th Street. Damario Gray was in possession of a marijuana cigarette.

All four offenders bonded out of jail on commercial bonds.

Antoine P. Fourcha, 24, East 13th Street, was arrested and booked with possession of marijuana, possession of schedule III CDS (2), and drug free zone violations. His bond was $26,500.

The owner of the vehicle, Calvin Stewart, 28, Homewood Place, was arrested and booked with illegal possession of a stolen firearm (2), possession of a firearm with an obliterated number, firearm free zone violation (4), and entry on or remaining in places after being forbidden. His bond was $25,000.

Demario L. Gray, 27, East 14th Street, was arrested and booked with possession of marijuana and the outstanding arrest warrant for obstruction of justice-simple assault. His bond was $13,500.

The fourth subject from the vehicle, Lajuan M. Williams, 24, Homewood Place, was arrested and booked with disturbing the peace, contempt of court, and an attachment. His bond was $1,050.

 

 

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