The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office will at times solicit the assistance of the public in locating suspects necessary to investigations. Below is information currently available.
Richard Gauthier Jr
One count first degree murder
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.