MAY 23, 2017
TO: ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM: SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT: CRUELTY TO THE INFIRMED /
LABADIEVILLE – Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the
arrest of Michael T. Rodrigue, 56, of 115 Poplar Street, Labadieville, LA,
relative to an incident at a Labadieville home Sunday evening.
Deputies responded to a call of a disturbance at a
location in Labadieville. When deputies
arrived, Rodrigue had left the area, but was apprehended a short time
later. Deputies interviewed the victim, who
was a 79 year old female. She indicated
that Rodrigue had destroyed property in her home and became violent towards her
and at one point, slammed a door on her arm causing her injuries.
Rodrigue was placed under arrest, transported to the
Assumption Parish Detention Center and booked on counts of:
Criminal Damage to Property
Battery of the Infirmed
Rodrigue was incarcerated pending a bond hearing.
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny
Cavalier at 985-369-7281.