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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Arrests Made in Shooting Incident

On October 23, 2014, Ouachita Deputies responded to a report of a house being damaged by gunshots on Deloach St. in Monroe.  Investigation revealed several suspects had been at the location and discharged a firearm, striking the residence. The suspects then left the location but stated to the victim they...
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Sheriff Russell Offers Safety Tips for Halloween Safety

With tricks and treats fast approaching, Sheriff Russell would like to make the public aware of some Halloween safety tips to keep kids safe.   Top tips to keep your kids safe on Halloween For parents and children: • Children under 12 should trick-or-treat and cross streets with an adult....
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