The Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office reported 24 recent bookings into the parish jail. Arrested were the following persons:
• Dawn B. Fontenot, 34, 1080 Pine Hall Rd., Ville Platte, was arrested on December 22, 2016 for a probation hold. Fontenot remains incarcerated at this time.
The Mamou Police Department recently reported the following 11 arrests:
• Lisa Garnett, 901 Hickory St., Mamou, was arrested January 12, 2017 for aggravated battery.
• Corlin Robinson, 504 5th St., Mamou, was arrested January 14, 2017 for a city warrant.
Leland Hamm has been arrested in Oklahoma.
KOKI Fox 23 News in Oklahoma reported on Friday night that Hamm had been arrested in a parking lot of a Lowe’s in the town of Owasso, Oklahoma. Hamm is wanted in connection with the July 1 murder of a Shreveport man at home in Turkey Creek.
The Ville Platte Police Department reported 10 recent bookings into the parish jail. Arrested were the following persons:
• Richard Prejean, 58, 9367 Rushwood Dr., was arrested on October 8, 2016 for disturbing the peace by intoxication. Prejean’s bond was set at $200.00.