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Battery on a Police Officer - Wednesday, October 31, 2018

DATE:             WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2018
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      BATTERY OF A POLICE OFFICER DELWIN CORNELL STEWART

 

 

NAPOLEONVILLE Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Delwin Cornell Stewart, 26, of 108 Greenbriar Street, Paincourtville, LA, on charges related to a disturbance at a local event reception center early Sunday.

 

Deputies were dispatched to the location near Napoleonville and upon arrival, determined that numerous individuals were involved in a fight.  A deputy intervened and when he did, an individual identified as Delwin Cornell Steward allegedly came upon the deputy from behind and slammed him to the ground.  The deputy was injured and taken to an area hospital by ambulance.

 

Delwin Cornell Stewart was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:

           

            *Battery of a Police Officer (Felony)

           

            *Simple Criminal Damage to Property

 

            *Resisting an Officer

 

Stewart remains incarcerated with bond set at $15,000.

 

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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