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Eight arrests made during Strawberry Festival

3 years 5 months 1 week ago April 15, 2013 Apr 15, 2013 Monday, April 15 2013 April 15, 2013 10:30 AM in News
Source: Tangipahoa Sheriff's Office

HAMMOND - The Tangipahoa Sheriff's office made eight arrests and issued one warrant during the 2013 Strawberry Festival in Hammond.

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards still called the Festival a success.

"As the result of any large gathering for such an event, numerous disturbances occurred which were immediately handled by deputies," Edwards said.

He said deputies manning the command center reunited 32 lost children back with their families, and thanked outside law enforcement agencies for assisting during the festival.

Those arrested include:

Treondus Brumfield, Ponchatoula - Disturbing the peace

Jabarie Jones, Hattiesburg, Miss. - Disturbing the peace

Johnny Coleman, Hammond - Disturbing the peace

Terrell Town, Ponchatoula - Disturbing the peace

Abraham Turner, Ponchatoula - Disturbing the peace, aggravated battery, and resisting arrest by force

Joshua Clay, Forest City, AR - Aggravated battery on a police officer, disturbing the peace and 3 counts of resisting arrest by force

Dionte Brumfield, Ponchatoula - Disturbing the peace

Marquis Square, Baton Rouge - Carrying a concealed weapon and disturbing the peace

Jessica Cousin, Ponchatoula - Warrant issued for disturbing the peace and interfering with a police investigation

IMAGES: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office

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