LABADIEVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – A 40-year-old Napoleonville woman was arrested Friday after she was found with stolen handguns in her car.
Assumption Parish deputies responded to a dispute complaint in a Labdieville neighborhood Thursday afternoon. During the investigation, a shotgun was found in the backseat of a car occupied by Amanda Blanchard.
The sheriff’s office says deputies asked to search the vehicle and found a stolen handgun along with the shotgun. Marijuana was also found. Blanchard was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center. She is charged with possession of a stolen firearm, possession with intent to distribute, and illegal possession of a firearm in the presence of controlled dangerous substances.
APSO says the original dispute was civil in nature.