DATE: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2019
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: INDECENT BEHAVIOR WITH A
JUVENILE – WARREN BLANCHARD
PART– Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the Friday evening arrest
of Warren J. Blanchard, 70, of 106 Gary Street Pierre Part in connection with a
sexual assault upon a juvenile.
or about December 29, 2018, deputies responded to a complaint of alleged indecent
behavior with a juvenile female.
met with the child and the mother who indicated that Warren J. Blanchard
assaulted the juvenile at a home on Gary Street in Pierre Part. Blanchard was a family friend.
follow-up investigation was initiated.
During that investigation, interviews of the mother as well as the
victim were conducted. Detectives also
conducted a broad range of scientific testing.
on those interviews, scientific testing and numerous related circumstances, detectives
applied for and received an arrest warrant for Warren J. Blanchard.
accused, Warren J. Blanchard, was arrested and booked into the Assumption
Parish Detention Center on a charge of:
*Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile –
Sex Offender Registration Required
remains 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.