Residential Burglary Arrest in West Monroe

On 11/3/13, Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a burglary in progress at 100 Ouachita Drive in West Monroe, LA. The victim stated that a black male removed a window air conditioner on the backside of his residence and entered through the window. The victim armed himself and confronted...
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OPSO Mourns the Passing of Lieutenant Alan Nall

In October of 1974 Alan Nall began his career with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office under Sheriff Bailey Grant after serving 24 years in the United Stated Air Force. During his career, Nall rose to the rank of Lieutenant as purchasing agent and evidence custodian. Nall retired from full-time employment...
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Arrest Made for Child Pornography

On October 28, 2013 the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested 33yo Randy Allen Powell, white male residing at 101 Albritton Rd in Downsville, LA on federal charges of possession and receipt of child pornography. The arrest comes after a lengthy joint investigation by the...
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Missing Juvenile – Morgan Wilkes

UPDATE: Morgan Wilkes has been returned home. The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a runaway juvenile. Morgan Wilkes, 14yo white female approximately 5’4″ 110lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes, was last seen at her residence on Dumas Rd in West Monroe, LA on 10/27/13 around 11:00pm....
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OPSO Sex Crime Investigation

In August of 2013, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested 35yo Timothy Calhoun for several sex crimes involving a child. Subsequently, investigators have continued this investigation with other victims coming forward. Investigators presented several cases to a Grand Jury and secured indictments for Calhoun involving multiple victims. These indictments are...
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