AUGUST 6, 2018
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE –
SHANE M. ALLEN
PAINCOURTVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Shane M. Allen, 39, of 4019 Live Oak, Drive,
Brusly, LA, in connection with the theft of a motor vehicle.
In the early morning hours on Saturday, deputies were
dispatched to Dow Chemical in Grand Bayou, LA, in connection with a suspicious
person at the front gate.
Upon arrival, investigators determined that the
suspicious person gained access to the premises and at some point, drove off in
a red flatbed truck.
A short time later, deputies spotted the vehicle
eastbound on LA 70 at Craftsman Cove.
The vehicle was stopped. The driver was interrogated and based on that
questioning, Shane M. Allen was arrested, transported to the Assumption Parish
Detention Center and booked on charges of:
of a Motor Vehicle
The vehicle Allen was driving was the vehicle stolen
earlier from Dow Chemical.
Allen was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.