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Traffic Stop / Drug / Firearms Violations - Wednesday, August 29, 2018

DATE:             WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2018
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      TRAFFIC STOP / DRUG / FIREARMS VIOLATIONS – JOHN J. GRISAFFE

 

PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of John Joseph Grisaffe, 54, of 105 Anna Street, Donaldsonville, LA, on drug, gun, and traffic violations following a stop by deputies in Pierre Part, LA, on Tuesday.

Deputies responded to a complaint of a reckless driver on LA 70.  The violator vehicle was located and deputies executed a traffic stop.  The driver of the suspect vehicle was John J. Grisaffe.

Deputies noted violator conditions consistent with that of an intoxicated driver.  A pat down search of the suspect was conducted and that search produced a quantity of suspected marijuana on the suspect’s person.

As the interview process and subsequent search continued, a quantity of cocaine, drug paraphernalia and a handgun were recovered.

John J. Grisaffe was arrested, transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on charges of:

            *D.W.I.

            *Illegal Carrying of Weapons in the Presence of Controlled Dangerous Substances

            *Possession of Cocaine

            *Possession of Marijuana (1st Offense)

            *Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Grisaffe was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center 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.


 

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