Evangeline Parish sheriff deputies responded Friday afternoon to a theft complaint regarding the parish’s stockpile of gravel.
VILLE PLATTE- In the middle part of last week, officers in Ville Platte arrested a suspect for trespassing in the Shady Acres Subdivision of the city.
BASILE- A homeowner shot at and struck an intruder who was breaking into his home in the early morning hours of Monday, June 10.
Two Honduran nationals escaped from the GEO Facility in Pine Prairie at approximately 4 a.m. Sunday morning. They were both then captured at approximately 9 a.m.
(Editor’s Note: The quotes from Evangeline Parish Superintendant of Schools Darwan Lazard were inserted by Ville Platte Gazette Editor Tony Marks.)