SERVING ASCENSION, ASSUMPTION & ST. JAMES PARISHES

During the week of November 27-December 1, 2017, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court, Parishes of Ascension, Assumption, and St. James.

Ascension Parish:  

  1. James Dixon, 108 E Railroad St. Gonzales, LA., age 46, pled guilty to DWI 4th Offense. Sentencing was deferred pending a Pre-Sentence Investigation.
  2. Elizabeth Fuentes, 1239 N Ezidore St. Gramercy, LA., age 33, pled guilty to Theft Over $750 and Illegal Possession of Stolen Things Over $1500. The defendant was sentenced to 5 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served on each count. It was ordered that the imposed sentences are to run concurrent with one another.
  3. Devontia Thompson, 1930 W Worthey Rd. Gonzales, LA., age 18, pled guilty to Simple Burglary, Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance, and Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery. On the charges of Simple Burglary and Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance, the defendant was sentenced to 5 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served on each count. On the charge of Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery, the defendant was sentenced to 10 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served. It was ordered that the imposed sentences are to run concurrent with one another. It was further ordered that the said sentence is to be suspended, and the defendant is to be placed on 5 years supervised probation. The defendant is to spend the first 2 years in a rehabilitation facility. Upon successful completion, the defendant is to serve 2 years on home incarceration. Upon completion, the defendant is to remain on supervised probation for 1 year.
  4. Kenneth Rogers, 59606 Hwy 1054 Amite, LA., age 40, pled guilty to Theft Valued Over $5,000, but Less than $25,000. The defendant was sentenced to 3 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served, to be suspended, and placed on 3 years supervised probation.
  5. Christopher McBride, 609 Pine St. Donaldsonville, LA., age 28, pled guilty to Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm. On the charge of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, the defendant was sentenced to 10 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served. On the charge of Aggravated Assault with a Firearm, the defendant was sentenced to 6 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served. It was ordered that the imposed sentences are to run concurrent with one another. It was further ordered that the said sentence is to be served without benefit of parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.

The above cases were prosecuted by Assistant District Attorneys Phil Maples and Shawn Bush. Presiding over these matters was the Honorable Judge Thomas Kliebert.

 

  1.  Wilbert Glover, 14496 Oak Meadow St. Gonzales, LA., age 53, pled guilty to Molestation of a Juvenile. Sentencing was deferred pending a Pre-Sentence Investigation.

The above case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Kenneth Dupaty, and presiding over this matter was the Honorable Judge Alvin Turner Jr.

 

Assumption Parish:

 

  1. Robert Caballero Jr., 135 Comeaux St. Pierre Part, LA., age 34, pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of a Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance. The defendant was sentenced to 18 months with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served, to be suspended, and placed on 18 months supervised probation.  
  2. Jonathan Barnes, 200 Blackwell Lane Belle Rose, LA., age 37, pled guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule I Controlled Dangerous Substance and was sentenced to 5 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served, to be suspended, and placed on 3 years supervised probation.
  3. Calvin Nelson Jr., 6015 Grant Rd. Paincourtville, LA., age 32, pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance and was sentenced to 18 months with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served, to be suspended, and placed on 18 months supervised probation.
  4. Calvin Weatherford Jr., 932 Bayou Dr. Pierre Part, LA., age 32, pled guilty to Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling (2 counts) and Simple Escape. On the charge of Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling, the defendant was sentenced to 10 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served on each count, to run concurrent with one another. On the charge of Simple Escape, the defendant was sentenced to 5 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served. The imposed sentence for the Simple Escape charge is to run consecutive to the sentence for the Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling charge.
  5. Nathan Lovell III, 131 Riverview Dr. Patterson, LA., age 24, pled guilty to Theft Valued at $750 or More, but Less than $5,000. The defendant was sentenced to 3 ½ years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served.

The above cases were prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Thomas Daigle, and presiding over these matters was the Honorable Judge Jason Verdigets.

 

St. James Parish

  1. Steven Cecil, 705 E Airline Hwy Gramercy, LA., age 42, pled guilty to Failure to Register and Notify as a Sex Offender or Child Predator and was sentenced to 2 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served.
  2. Quinnez Ladale Anderson, 8150 Hargis St. Convent, LA., age 30, pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance. The defendant was sentenced to 7 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served on each count, to run concurrent with one another. It was further ordered that the said sentence is to be suspended, and the defendant is to be placed on 5 years supervised probation.

The above cases were prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Bruce Mohon, and presiding over these matters was the Honorable Judge Jason Verdigets.