NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland
Falcon reports the arrest of Ronald Washington, Jr., 20, of 123 Foley Avenue on
felony weapons charges after officers responded to a domestic disturbance near
Napoleonville on Tuesday.
Responding officers confronted Mr. Washington, who had
been irate and threatening to those around him.
Deputies interviewed Washington and during that interview, deputies
seized a large caliber handgun.
Washington was placed under arrest and at one point, tried to flee. He was subdued by deputies during the course
of a scuffle.
Washington was transported to the parish jail. Deputies learned that Washington was a
convicted felon. Washington was booked
on charges of:
of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
of a Police Officer
Washington was jailed pending a bond hearing.
information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.