BAYOU L’OURSE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office confirms that a 16-year-old is in custody in connection with an incident that allegedly took place on Friday, December 9.

A verified complaint was filed against the male juvenile after an investigation into a reported theft.

The investigation centered around “the theft of an automobile and a firearm from a residence in Bayou L’Ourse,” according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The home was located on LA Hwy 662.

As the investigation unfolded, law enforcement was able to retrieve the stolen gun and vehicle.

The teenager faces these charges in Assumption Parish:

  • Theft of a Firearm
  • Theft of a Motor Vehicle

APSO said, “The juvenile remains in the custody of Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office with a detainer for Assumption Parish.”