On Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at approximately 2:00 pm, St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff‘s Office deputies arrested and booked a suspect on a fugitive warrant for Ponchatoula Police Department. The suspect was identified as Jobyes Devon Parker, 25, of Hammond. He was wanted by the Ponchatoula Police Department for armed robbery and attempted armed robbery. Parker was apprehended at a hotel on Highway US 51 in LaPlace. He was transferred to Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff‘s Office Thursday.
The following releases are from the Ponchatoula Police Department website, http://www.ponchatoulapolice.com/ppd-news.html
CAPTURED: Two suspects apprehended by Ponchatoula Police after armed robbery