Posted on: January 10, 2017

Suspect Arrested in Robbery Investigations

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of James K. Ziegler, W/M, 45, of 2219 Indiana Avenue in Kenner.  Zeigler was booked into the JPCC with two counts of Simple Robbery.

On Thursday, January 5, 2017 around 5:14am our officers responded to a rob...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Three Juveniles Arrested In Metairie Armed Robbery Investigations

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of three juvenile suspects in Metairie armed robberies. They are identified only as a B/M 16 from Algiers, a B/M 16 from Gretna, and a B/M 16 from New Orleans.  Also wanted in connection with these inve...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

RONALD GASSER BOOKING PHOTO

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RONALD GASSER was booked into our correctional center last night before midnight with one count of Manslaughter.

Colonel John N. Fortunato

Commander, 

Public Information Office

Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office 

504-363-5521 Office 

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

News Conference Today

Sheriff Newell Normand will hold a news conference this morning at 10:00 AM in our Crime Lab conference room. The Sheriff will be discussing the latest on the McKnight/Gasser Investigation.  

We will not be discussing this matter until this morning&am...

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Posted on: December 3, 2016

Homicide And Shooting Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, around 4:30 PM this afternoon, our officers responded to a call of someone shot at 2188 Caddy Dr. in Marrero.  

Responding officers located the body of a 10 month-old black male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wo...

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Posted on: December 3, 2016

Suspect Identified In Deputy Shooting

The suspect involved in this morning's shooting of Deputy Nicholas Songy has been identified as Isreal Flores, H/M, 38, with an unknown local address.  A relative of Flores told investigators he often stayed at his girlfriend's ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2016

Homicide Investigation In Metairie

On December 2nd. 2016, around 8:26 PM, our officers were dispatched to a disturbance call involving an armed suspect at 5707 Aero Street in Metairie. Responding officers were flagged down and alerted to the fact that the suspect was inside the address of ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Ronald Gasser's Prior Arrest

This email is in response to a question asked at today's news conference regarding Ronald Gasser's prior arrest.

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, Gasser was involved in an incident on February 20, 2006, around 3:30 PM that began on Holiday Drive i...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Homicide Investigation

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this afternoon, around 2:43 PM, our 911 Center received a call of a subject shot near the intersection of Holmes Boulevard and Behrman Highway in Terrytown.  Responding offices located the victim, identified Joe Mc...

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Posted on: October 29, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 02:13 PM

Angeline C Lodice, W/F, 10/09/1988, Aggravated Rape Victim Under 13, Pornography with Juvenile, Crimes Against Nature, Sexual Battery, J-23016-14

Monique R Comeaux, W/F, 12/22/1974, Attachment, Violation of Prote...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, October 20, 2014 10:54 AM

Alisha M Bonneval, W/F, 12/26/1982, Driving While Intoxicated 1st, Hit and Run Driving, Reckless Operation Vehicle, Schedule IV Possession of a CDS, 2 counts Hydrocodone Possession, Possession/Distribution Legend Drug ...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 11:48 AM

Tremeka Coleman, B/F, 04/26/1983, Domestic Abuse Battery, Simple Criminal Damage $500 - $50000, J-11676-14

Rene J Trosclair, W/M, 01/12/1980, 2 counts Theft Under $750, Simple Criminal Damage $500 - $50000, Amphe...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Friday, October 03, 2014 09:58 AM

Lenny A Wilson, W/M, 01/04/1988, Theft Under $500, Forgery, Bank Fraud, K-80893-13

Tracy D Nichelson, W/F, 11/16/1973, 2 counts Monetary Instrument Abuse, Illegal Possession Stolen Over $1500, J-00227-14

Timothy ...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 09:46 AM

Clayton J Mingo, B/M, 04/08/1987, 2 counts Simple Burglary-Inhabited Dwelling, I-03579-14, I-17536-14

April Gilbert, W/F, 10/01/1979, Crack Possession, Marijuana-Tetrahy Possession, Possession of Drug Paraphernal...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Friday, September 26, 2014 10:04 AM

Louis Duplessis, B/M, 04/28/1978, Domestic Abuse Battery, Fugitive, I-62672-14, I-62691-14

Arkelle J George, B/M, 10/20/1976, Domestic Abuse Battery-Strangulation, 4 Attachments, 3 counts Armed Robbery, 2 counts A...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

Warrant Issued in Murder Investigation

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:25 PM

Sheriff Newell Normand announces an arrest warrant has been issued for Melvin Brooks Jr., for one count of Second Degree Murder in the death of Linda Honeycutt. Honeycutt was found stabbed to death yesterday afterno...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

Multiple Theft Investigations

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:21 PM

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office Burglary Division is currently investigating a series of thefts that have occurred at the business of David Drive Car Wash, located at 3013 David Drive in Metairie. Surveillance...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2014

Rape Investigation

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:07 PM

On March 17, 2014, Personal Violence Detective Terri Danna conducted a follow-up investigation into an alleged rape that occurred at an apartment located 4116 Rye Street in Metairie. The 28 year-old, H/F victim, repo...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Murder Warrants Issued in Terrytown Murder

Thursday, September 18, 2014 04:06 PM

As the investigation into the death of 56 year-old Mary Romano continues, our homicide investigators have identified two suspect involved in the murder. You may recall, Romano was discovered by one of her daughters...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 10:31 AM

Jade Taylor Gisclair, W/F, 03/25/1994, Alprazolam Possession, I-12992-14

Cali Lynn Calcagno, W/F, 01/06/1989, Attachment, Alprazolam Possession, I-12992-14, I-13095-14

Angelica M Sotomayer, W/F, 03/11/1971, Re...Read on...

Posted on: September 10, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 09:53 AM

Matthew D Hovick, W/M, 01/11/1984, Driving While Intoxicated 2nd, Possession Marijuana 3rd Offense, Heroin Possession, Contraband in Correctional Center, 2x Fugitive, Driving-License Suspended, Stop Stand Park Spe...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, September 09, 2014 10:37 AM

Elizabeth Norman, W/F, 06/08/1978, Theft Under $500, Access Device Fraud, D-28995-13

Royce M Kelly, W/M, 01/27/1995, Cruelty to Juvenile, H-27782-14

Shaina J Murray, B/F, 07/15/1989, Alprazolam Possession, 3 c...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, September 08, 2014 10:57 AM

August 29-September 7

Stanley Richardson, B/M, 08/31/1988, Domestic Abuse Battery, I-03948-14

Isaac S Williams, III, B/M, 08/28/1991, Attachment, Home Invasion, Lewd Conduct, Attempt-Disarming Peace Officer, Re...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

Aggravated Battery Investigation

Thursday, September 04, 2014 10:13 AM

This morning, around 8:52 AM, Police on Campus Detective Christopher Ritter, who is assigned to Bonnabel High School requested EMS for a student at the school who was bleeding from the face. Detective Ritter spoke ...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Friday, August 29, 2014 10:18 AM

Patty Lynn Comardelle, W/F, 05/20/1968, Crack Possession, H-25723-14

Navra N Butler, B/F, 12/09/1994, Monetary Instrument Abuse, Theft $500 - $1500, H-80386-14

Angel Aquino, 10/15/1963, 6 counts Pornography with J...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:04 PM

Terrell Carter, B/M, 10/22/1996, Unauthorized Entry of Inhabited Dwelling, Carnal Knowledge of Juvenile, H-22664-14

Walter Lopez-Hernandez, W/M, 05/17/1972, Simple Criminal Damage Under $500, Aggravated Assault, 2 c...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Suspect Sought in Purse Snatching Investigation

Ralph Roberts

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 03:28 PM

An arrest warrant has been issued for Ralph Roberts, B/M, 38, whose last known address is 6401 Chesterfield Drive Apartment 2 in New Orleans. During the early morning hours of Saturday, August 16, 2014, a 57 year-old w...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 09:35 AM

Gary Green, B/M, 06/30/1988, Domestic Abuse Battery – Strangulation, Domestic Abuse Child Endanger, H-81210-14

Lee A Williams, W/F, 07/31/1979, 2 counts Obscene Talk on Phone, 2 counts Cyber Stalking/Electronic Mail...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, August 18, 2014 01:50 PM

Donald J Simmons, Jr., W/M, 02/20/1986, Heroin Possession, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, 3x Fugitive, 6 Attachments, H-12026-14, H-12114-14 thru H-12116-14, H-12112-14

David T O’Connor, B/M, 08/23/1982, Domestic ...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2014

Drug Arrest Investigation

Sunday, August 17, 2014 07:37 PM

Earlier this afternoon, around 2:30, our officers were dispatched to what was first reported and believed to be a medical role in the parking lot of a restaurant at 714 Bonnabel Blvd.

First responding officers arrive...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, August 04, 2014 10:19 AM

Silvo Perez-Beras, W/M, 01/13/1960, Hydrocodone Possession, Use of Firearm CDS/Violence, H-00032-14

Royce James, B/M, 06/20/1981, Heroin Possession, G-28038-14

Warren J Ingram, B/M, 07/13/1987, Domestic Abuse ...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2014

Craigslist Posting Results in 3 Arrests

Geral Bowman

Friday, August 01, 2014 11:50 AM

On July 30, 2014, a concerned citizen in Jefferson Parish notified our office of a posting on “Craigslist”, where it appeared the individual who authored the post, was attempting to sell Heroin through the add. Please s...Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Carjacking Update

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 05:03 PM

As the investigation into the carjacking incident on last Saturday evening continues, Robbery Detectives have now issued an arrest warrant on an individual identified as Lyndell Mays, B/M, 17, 5'5"tall, 140 Lbs., ...Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 10:26 AM

Virgil Fisher, W/M, 10/12/1959, 2 counts Theft $1500 or More, 2 counts Bank Fraud, 2 counts Monetary Instrument Abuse, Forgery, Illegal Possession Stolen Over $1500, J-03460-12, B-09344-13

Jared Herr, W/M, 05/04/198...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

Carjacking Investigation Update

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 10:20 AM

Antonio Marcelin, B/M, 19, of 3522 Vespasian Boulevard in New Orleans. Marcelin was booked into the JPCC overnight with one count of Accessory After the Fact to Armed Robbery in the Carjacking incident that took place th...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2014

Carjacking Investigation

Sunday, July 27, 2014 09:11 PM

On July 26, 2014, around 9:41 PM, our officers were dispatched to a reported carjacking in the 600 block of Bonnabel Blvd. in Metairie. Upon arrival, officers met with a 39 year-old female from Metairie, who advised that ...Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:13 PM

Joseph Brown, W/M, 10/21/1964, Domestic Abuse Battery-Strangulation, Resisting an Officer, G-19976-14

Ray A Bartholomew, B/M, 11/15/1984, Schedule II Possession of a CDS, Clonazepam Possession, Possession/Distributio...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 11:12 AM

Jack M Farrington, W/M, 04/07/1953, Violation of Protective Order, Stalking, G-09612-14

Shakia T Robinson, B/F, 0/18/1991, 3 counts Aggravated Criminal Damage to Property, G-80778-14

Randy L Hall, B/M, 08/07/1988...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Metairie Murder Investigation

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 02:06 PM

As the investigation into this morning's murder in Metairie continues, our homicide investigators have issued an arrest warrant for Second Degree Murder on Pedro Alberto Monterroso-Navas, H/M, 09/21/1970. Monterroso-Nava...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Suspect Arrested in Metairie Murder

Pedro Alberto Monterosso-Navas

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 01:59 PM

Pedro Alberto Monterosso- Navas AKA Wilson Rigoberto Mena, who was wanted for Second Degree Murder in the stabbing death of his girlfriend was arrested in a trailer park in Katy Texas during the early morning hours of Mo...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, July 07, 2014 10:35 AM

Anthony Florant, BM, 07/04/1991, Crack Possession, G-60284-14

Rashad A McCalebb, B/M, 11/06/1987, Crack Possession, G-60284-14

Joan B Fite, W/F, 05/06/1962, DWI, Reckless Operation of a Vehicle, Possession Marijuana...Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Justin Odom's Arrest

Thursday, July 03, 2014 10:58 AM

Justin Odom was booked into our correctional facility yesterday evening on two outstanding attachments. One for Traffic and the other for Misdemeanor Theft. Both attachments were issued out of JP Second Parish Court. I ...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 01:49 PM

Payton J Brewer, W/M, 08/17/1992, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Marijuana-Tetrahy Possession, Alprazolam Possession, F-26255-14

Seth R Porter, W/M, 04/23/1990, Battery/Police Officer, Resisting an Officer, Possess...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Murder in Grand Isle

Monday, June 23, 2014 01:36 PM

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, around 10:30 Saturday night headquarters received a call from Grand Isle Police about a stabbing death near Cypress Lane and LA 1. A Grand Isle resident witnessed the stabbing on the beach ...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Monday, June 23, 2014 01:33 PM

Danny Champagne, W/M, 10/11/1950, Obscenity, F-15066-14

Joseph T Pecoraro, W/M, 05/29/1975, Violation of Protective Order, Battery/Police Officer, Resist Police Force/Violence, F-15157-14

Jeanie L Crockett, B/F, 03/...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2014

Officer Involved in Single Vehicle Accident

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 11:38 AM

This morning, around 2:37 AM, Third District officers were dispatched to a residence burglary in progress, at an address on Primrose Lane in Waggaman. An elderly female called 911 to report 5 subjects climbed into her ho...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 11:33 AM

Allen A Dixon, B/M, 11/19/1994, Violation of Protective Order, 2x Fugitive, A-15947-14, E-17274-14, E-17280-14

Markee J Berthelot, Jr., W/M, 10/22/1982, Pornography With Juvenile, E-12923-14

Cristian Amador-Vasque...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2014

Dog Bite Incident in Waggaman

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 05:23 PM

In response to your inquiries, this afternoon, around 3:59, our officers responded to reports of several individuals bitten by a female pitbull dog at #32 Sarah in Waggaman.

Third District Patrol Officer Jeffrey Mell...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

Recent Arrests of Interest

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 02:39 PM

Lester N Stevenson, B/M, 07/25/1982, Attachment, Simple Burglary-Inhabited Dwelling, Resisting an Officer, Possession Tools for Crime, Fugitive, E-07303-14, E-07007-14, E-07317-14

Timothy M Ordon, B/M, 09/27/1971, Simp...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Homicide Investigation in Harvey

HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION IN HARVEY

Monday, May 12, 2014 07:50 PM

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this evening, around 6:00 PM, a 22 year-old black female suffering from multiple gunshot wounds was brought to WestJefferson General Hospital by a female ...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Single Vehicle Fatality

Monday, May 12, 2014 04:01 PM

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this afternoon, around 12:30, Traffic Fatality investigator Karl Burge responded to a single vehicle accident at 3701 Division St. in Metairie.

Officer Burge's investigation revealed, a 2...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Arrest of Damon Boullt

Monday, May 12, 2014 10:59 AM

Sheriff Newell Normand announces the arrest of Damon Boullt, B/M, 44, of 2700 Whitney Avenue, Apartment 334 in Harvey.

On Sunday, May 11, 2014, our officers responded to reports of a disturbance and shots fired at 270...Read on...