Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the
arrest of a Napoleonville man following a lengthy and continuing investigation
by the Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division.
Jimmy Converse, 40, of 220 Jefferson Street,
Napoleonville was arrested Wednesday, June 29, 2016, following the execution of
a search warrant at his home.
Converse was taken into custody and subsequently
searched and agents recovered packets of suspected marijuana along with U.S.
Once inside the home, agents located additional
packages of suspected marijuana as well as individual baggies intended for
resale, as well as additional cash which agents believe was the fruit of
illegal narcotics sales.
Agents recovered one .38 caliber revolver, loaded,
underneath a cushioned chair. The serial
number had been partially obliterated. Agents will attempt to identify the
Additionally, it was determined that Converse is a
previously convicted felon.
Converse was booked into the parish jail on counts of:
*Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the Presence of
Controlled Dangerous Substances
*Possession of / Dealing in Firearms with Obliterated
*Possession of a Fireman by a Convicted Felon
*Possession of Marijuana, 2nd Offense
*Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
Converse remains in the parish pending a bond hearing.
information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.