Suspect Arrested for 3 Cts. of Attempted Murder

Ouachita Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of someone attempting to shoot another person at a residence on Vancil Road in West Monroe at approximately 0840 hrs. November 2, 2014. Upon arrival, Deputies were able to determine the suspect, David Arthur Smith, age 49, of West Monroe had committed an...
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Arrests Made in Burglary Investigation

  On October 29, 2014, Ouachita Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported burglary at the Dollar General Store, 1200 Thomas Rd., in West Monroe.  Surveillance video indicated two unidentified black male suspects gained entry into the store by forcing open a rear door.  Once inside, the suspects proceeded to take...
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Sheriff’s Office Investigates Armed Robbery of Credit Union-Suspect Arrested

UPDATE November 6, 2014:  Robbery Suspect Booked on Additional Charges The ongoing investigation into the robbery of Centric Federal Credit Union that occurred on October 29th, 2014 has resulted in additional charges being placed on the suspect charged in the robbery.   Byron McCoy was previously charged with the robbery and is...
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Arrest Made in Vehicle Burglary Investigation in Eastern Ouachita Parish

An investigation of vehicle burglaries in the Eastwood Estates Subdivision area in Monroe has resulted in clearance of several of the burglaries and the recovery of merchandise.  Tyler Beach, age 22, of Monroe has been arrested and booked at OCC on 13 cts. of Vehicle Burglary.  Some of the stolen...
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