BAYOU L’OURSE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
reports the arrest of Kristie Blanchard, 39, of 2280 River Road, Berwick, LA,
on charges of Theft of a Firearm. The
arrest occurred Thursday night.
Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Deputies received
information that indicated Blanchard had sold a firearm two weeks prior to her
arrest and that firearm had been reported stolen.
Deputies interviewed numerous witnesses and developed
Blanchard as a suspect.
The firearm was located. Blanchard was arrested, transported to the
parish jail, booked and incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.