GEISMAR, La. (BRPROUD) — Two have been arrested in connection to a series of October vehicle burglaries within Ascension Parish.
Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Eric Troquille, 36, of Gonzales and Natalie Gremillion, 29, of Hessmer on Monday.
According to APSO, deputies responded to vehicle burglaries at two different businesses on Hwy 75 on Oct. 14 and Oct. 17. Handguns were allegedly stolen from vehicles on these dates.
On Oct. 30, deputies responded to a suspected vehicle burglary on Ashland Road where a security guard told authorities that a male allegedly pointed a firearm at him before running into the woods.
Troquille faces charges of 17 counts of simple burglary, theft of a motor vehicle, four counts of theft $1,000, 10 counts of theft of a firearm, five counts theft less than $1,000, seven counts of criminal trespass, aggravated assault with a firearm and attempted burglary.
Gremillion faces charges of illegal possession of stolen things and theft.