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Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon / Theft of a Firearm - Wednesday, April 3, 2019

DATE:            WEDNESDAY, APRIL 03, 2019
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY A CONVICTED FELON / THEFT OF A

                        FIREARM – CHARLES FAIR

 

 

BELLE ROSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Charles Fair, 34, of 6500 Highway 1, Belle Rose, LA, on charges related to the theft of a firearm from a location near Ewell Street.

 

On March 11, 2019, Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence in connection with the theft of a firearm.

 

Deputies were able to identify Fair as a suspect and subsequently received information that the firearm may be at Charles Fair’s home.

 

Detectives obtained a search warrant for Charles Fair’s home on Monday and executed the same.  The firearm was recovered.

 

Detectives had prior knowledge that Fair was a convicted felon.

 

Based on all those factors, Charles Fair was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of:

 

            *Theft of a Firearm

            *Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

            *Warrant for Failure to Appear on a Charge of Domestic Abuse Battery

            *Unauthorized Use of a Moveable

 

Charles Fair 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.


 

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