Lafayette crime blotter for March 1, 2014

Police arrest teen in Feb. 14 art theft

Lafayette police arrested a teenager Thursday on suspicion he stole more than $500 worth of art from a medical building on Ambassador Caffery Parkway, according to a release.

Acting on a tip given to Lafayette Crime Stoppers, police arrested David Aragon, 17, of Maurice, Cpl. Paul Mouton said.

Aragon was identified from a photo of the suspect during the Feb. 14 heist, Mouton said.

Aragon was booked into Lafayette Parish Correctional Center and released after posting bail of $1,500.

Lafayette bank robbery suspect arrested

Lafayette detectives Friday arrested the man they believe robbed four banks within two months in late 2013 and early 2014, including two in one day, city police Cpl. Paul Mouton said in a release.

Muhammed Abdulla Nur, 56, of Rayne, was booked into the Lafayette Parish correctional facility Friday on four counts of first-degree robbery.

Mouton said the detectives found Nur’s DNA at one of the crime scenes. Mouton did not say which heist allegedly connected Nur to the robberies.

Nur is suspected of robbing a Midsouth Bank branch on Dec. 11, branches of Chase and Home Bank on Jan. 10 and another Chase branch on Feb. 6.

The investigation remains open, Mouton said.

Arrests posted Feb. 28, 2014, on the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office website:

  • MAURICIO AGUILAR: 38, of the 7300 block of Beddoes Avenue, Ollmito, Texas. He was booked on hold for extradition.
  • DAVID BLANCO ARAGON: 17, of the 2100 block of Naturin Road, Maurice. He was booked on felony theft.
  • IMANI ARCENEAUX: 18, of the 300 block of West Gillman, Lafayette. She was booked on two counts of warrant/bench warrant.
  • JAMEISON BEAM: 19, of the 400 block of NE Crystal Street, Crystsl River, Fla. He was booked on hold for extradition.
  • ALEX BENJAMIN: 19, of the 1800 block of Eraste Landry, Lafayette. He was booked on home invasion.
  • COLBY JOSEPH BENOIT: 30, of the 300 block of North Sellers Avenue, Kaplan. He was booked on warrant/bench warrant.
  • AMBER BENOIT: 21, of the 900 block of B Saint Ann Street, St. Martinville. She was booked on warrant/bench warrant.
  • JEREMY ROBERT BOUDREAUX: 26, of the 100 block of South Parkwood Drive, Youngsville. He was booked on hold for the Department of Corrections.
  • AARON BROOKS JR.: 31, of the 6000 block of Mudd Avenue, Lafayette. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.
  • SAM BROWN II: 42, of the 100 block of Sonny Street, Lafayette. He was booked on aggravated assault with a firearm; improper lane change (no accident); operating a vehicle with a suspended license; and second-degree battery.
  • ASHLEY NICOLE COLBERT: 28, of the 1400 block of West Willow Drive, Lafayette. She was booked on with prohibited activities (drug paraphernalia).
  • KERRY DOUCET: 27, of the 100 block of Yearlings Road, Duson. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.
  • BRANDY DUNN: 32, of the 8600 block of Nottaway Street, Denham. She was booked on hold for extradition.
  • STEVIE DUNSTON: 49, of the 6600 block of Hickory Hollow Court, Nunnley, Tenn. He was booked on hold for extradition.
  • NIKITA VALDMIRE EREMINE: 21, homeless, Lafayette. He was booked on simple robbery.
  • DELIA FALTERMAN: 29, of the 300 block of Guilbeau Road, Lafayette. She was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.
  • TODD GERALD GARDINER II: 22, of the 200 block of South Main Street, Salt Lake, Utah. He was booked on fugitive; improper lane change; misdemeanor operating a vehicle while intoxicated; misdemeanor possession of marijuana; and warrant/bench warrant.
  • JARRETT JAMES GREEN: 30, of the 1000 block of St. Charles, Lafayette. He was booked on four counts of felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile; four counts of fugitive; and two counts of municipal purposes.
  • DONTRIELLE HARRIS: 22, of the 400 block of Tabor Street, Franklin. She was booked on fugitive.
  • BRITTNEY HEBERT: 24, Charenton. She was booked on two counts for St. Mary Parish; improper lane change (no accident); and operating a vehicle with a suspended license.
  • RODNEY JOSEPH LAGRANGE JR.: 33, of the 400 block of Delahoussaye Drive, Lafayette. He was booked on simple burglary and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
  • JAMES LAVERGNE JR.: 32, of the 400 block of Chemin Metarie Road, Youngsville. He was booked on three counts of warrant/bench warrant.
  • RONALD LEWIS: 49, of the 100 block of Linden Lewis Road, Youngsville. He was booked on two counts of aggravated rape; fugitive; and hold for extradition.
  • DARREN MOORE LOGAN: 23, of the 300 block of Spruce Drive, Lafayette. He was booked on two counts of warrant/bench warrant.
  • DAMIAN MORRIS: 31, of the 8600 block of Nussbaum Street, Jacksonville, Fla. He was booked on hold for extradition.
  • JASON PUGH: 38, of the 15901 block of Bees Street, Kaplan. He was booked on hold for the Department of Corrections.
  • DUSTIN SIMON: 28, of the 1200 block of Robert Street, Rayne. He was booked on hold for the Department of Corrections.
  • ANDRE JARY STEVENS: 37, of the 1400 block of Walker Road, Scott. He was booked on speeding school 16 to 20 and operating a vehicle with a suspended license.
  • RONNIE JAMES THOMAS: 33, of the 400 block of South Bienville Street, Lafayette. He was booked on carrying a firearm or dangerous weapon by a student or nonstudent on school property, at school-sponsored functions, or in a firearm-free zone; illegal possession of stolen firearms; and possession of firearm or carrying concealed weapon by a person convicted of felonies.
  • GERALD BRIAN TURNER: 39, of the 200 block of Hickory Road, West Monroe. He was booked on two counts of molestation of a juvenile or a person with a physical or mental disability.
  • DAVID VALLIER: 56, of the 200 block of Bowers Street, Scott. He was booked on simple battery and disturbing the peace intoxication.
  • MASEINA VILLAR: 32, of the 5500 block of Terrace Court, Temple Terrace, Fla. She was booked on hold for extradition.
  • JOSHUA WALTZ: 22, of the 2700 block of Ambassador Caffery, Lafayette. He was booked on simple burglary.
  • GASTON ONEAL WILLIAMS III: 20, of the 600 block of South Orange Street, Lafayette. He was booked on misdemeanor domestic abuse battery.
  • DEIRDRE WINSTON: 26, of the 500 block of Beverly Drive, Lafayette. She was booked on misdemeanor theft and forgery.
  • TERRY WRIGHT: 31, of the 1400 block of Olivia Street, Lafayette. He was booked on entry on or remaining in places or on land after being forbidden.