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Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon - Friday, October 12, 2018

DATE:             FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY A CONVICTED FELON

                        ALVIN JOSEPH FITCH

 

BAYOU L’OURSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Alvin Joseph Fitch, 31, of 105 Honey Lane, Bayou L’Ourse, LA, after deputies and agents executed a search warrant on his home.

Deputies went to Fitch’s home on Wednesday to execute a warrant for Franklin Police Department as well as a seizure on a pick-up truck.

While there, agents observed conditions which required further investigation.

A search warrant was obtained for Fitch’s home and during the search, a firearm was recovered.  Agents had prior knowledge that Fitch had been previously convicted of a statutory enumerated felony.

 Fitch was arrested, transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on a charge of:

            *Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

            *Fugitive Warrant for Franklin Police Department

Fitch 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.


 

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