JANUARY 08, 2019
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: DOMESTIC ABUSE – JOHN EDWARD
PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of John
Edward Westerfield, 27, of 30449 Castro Lane, Donaldsonville, LA, on Monday, in
connection with a domestic matter that occurred in Pierre Part on January 2,
were dispatched to an apartment complex on that day and upon arrival, made contact
with the complainant.
determined that the victim and Westerfield were in a relationship. An argument occurred and at some point, the
incident turned physical.
noted obvious injury to the complainant and as a result, filed criminal charges
Edward Westerfield was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on
*Domestic Abuse Battery with Child
minor children were present at the time of the incident.
remains incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland
Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.