Second suspect in string of burglaries now in custody

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The second of two suspects in a vehicle burglary case from July is now in custody on over a dozen charges ranging from vehicle burglary, trespassing, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

With the assistance from the Louisiana State Police Narcotics Division and Task Force, and Iberville Parish Sheriff’s office, Ascension Parish Sheriffs were able to capture both Preston Sharp and Justin Sharp .

According to officials, 22-year-old Preston Sharp was located and arrested Wednesday August 15 in the town of St. Gabriel in connection with several vehicle burglaries that occurred in the Prairieville area during the month of July.

Sharp was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail, no bond has been set yet.

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