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Prairieville couple arrested on rape charges

Prairieville couple arrested on rape charges The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office juvenile unit responded to a rape complaint on July 13 shortly after 8 a.m. that resulted in the arrests of Jose and Donna Martinez of Prairieville. Detectives began an investigation and learned that Donna arranged for a 16-year-old juvenile...

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Sheriff Bobby Webre awards scholarships to local grads

Sheriff Bobby Webre awards scholarships to local grads The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce four high-school seniors were awarded scholarships that can be used toward the cost of college tuition, fees, or books for the upcoming school year. Cassidy Rosseau, a St. Amant High School graduate, is...

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APSO searching for suspect after shooting in local business parking lot

APSO searching for suspect after shooting in local business parking lot On Sunday, June 21, deputies responded to a nearby hospital in reference to a subject suffering from a gunshot wound but was treated and later released.  As the investigation continued, deputies learned that the shooting occurred earlier in the...

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Slidell man arrested on drug charges in Ascension Parish

Slidell man arrested on drug charges in Ascension Parish Ascension Parish Sheriff Bobby Webre reports the arrest of 65-year-old Alvin Yates of Slidell on charges of improper lane usage, possession with intent to distribute schedule II CDS and possession with intent to distribute schedule IV CDS on Monday, June 1....

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