Join the fight against cancer; Relay For Life of Ascension

American Cancer Society Seeks Participation in Relay For Life of Ascension Parish and Help Attack Cancer From Every Angle American Cancer Society is calling on all community members to participate in the annual Relay For Life of Ascension Parish on May 2, 2020 at Cabelas. Be part of the fight, and together we can beat […]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of January 16-23

Below is Ascension Sheriff’s arrest report for the week of January 16-23: January 16 arrests: Ashlyn Rabalais, 27, 20063 A Marie Dr, Livingston was charged w/ Theft (valued between $5-25,000); Steven Tillman, 57, 2138 S Commerce Ave, Gonzales was charged w/ Solicitation on Interstate Highway, and Intentional Littering; Duran Battle, 35, 10335 Greenwell, Baton Rouge was arrested pursuant […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of January 13-17

During the week of January 13 – January 17, 2020, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court-Ascension Parish: Chad Roddy, 17295 JT Roddy Rd. Prairieville, LA., age 25, pled guilty to Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and was sentenced to 5 years […]

APSO arrests St. Amant man for threat to school

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office was made aware of a verbal threat to school employees of G.W. Carver Primary School late yesterday evening, January 21. Throughout the investigation 26-year-old Brandon Henry was identified as the suspect who made the verbal threat. Out of abundance of caution, we increased our presence on campus today and a […]

APSO: Inmate likely died of natural causes; autopsy pending

35-year-old Keith Alsay was found unresponsive in his cell at the Ascension Parish Jail on Tuesday, January 21 shortly before 2 a.m. According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, deputies performed routine checks and found Alsay unresponsive. CPR was immediately performed until paramedics arrived on scene where they were unable to resuscitate him. An autopsy will be […]

River Oaks Road in Geismar closed for bridge replacement

Ascension Parish Department of Public Works has announced that River Oaks Road, off Highway 73 in Geismar, will be closed to through traffic immediately due to unsafe bridge conditions. The bridge will have to be replaced, and DPW did not give a time line for completion of the project. Those residents living north of the […]

APSO arrests Gonzales man for 33 counts of Animal Cruelty

On Sunday, January 19, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Martin Road to assist the animal shelter in an animal cruelty case. According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, when deputies arrived on scene, they located 33 dogs living in horrid conditions. One dog was located deceased. The homeowner, identified as 50-year-old Thomas West, was arrested […]

APSO announces new hires

Please help us congratulate our new hires and welcome them to the APSO family. Ashton Glaze will be assigned to the clerical division. Andrew Vu, Brandon Bethany, and Clay Gautreau will all be assigned to the patrol division. All three have previous experience from the Baton Rouge Police Department. Pictured is: Lt. Col. Donald Capello, […]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of January 9-16

Below is Ascension Sheriff’s arrest report for the week of January 9-16: January 9 arrests: Damarrious McKinney, 20, 4747 Southpark Dr, Baton Rouge was arrested pursuant to a fugitive warrant; Jared Brown, 31, 13510 Marlin Ave, Baton Rouge was charged w/ Possession of Schedule I-CDS, and arrested pursuant to a fugitive warrant; Amanda Lambert, 33, 11524 Stringer Bridge […]

APSO arrests St. Amant man on multiple drug charges

On Tuesday, January 14, Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Narcotics Detectives arrested 33-year-old Christopher Washburn after a month-long investigation on two counts distribution of Heroin, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, possession of synthetic cannabinoids, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Detectives executed a search warrant on Washburn’s residence on John Bateman Road in St. Amant, and located […]