May 2021

May05

STPSO Investigating Shooting Incident Near Slidell

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident which occurred early Wednesday (May 5) morning near Slidell. Shortly after 1 a.m., deputies responded to a residence in the 36000 block of Fourth Street in response to a report of a shooting. A 45-year-old male victim has been transported to a local area hospital, where he is being treated for multiple gunshot wounds.  His condition is not known…
May07

STPSO Investigating Shooting Incident Near Slidell

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident which occurred on Thursday (May 6) afternoon, near Slidell. Shortly before 6:00 p.m., deputies responded to the area of Interstate 10 East, between Oak Harbor Blvd. and Old Spanish Trail, near Slidell, in response to reports of occupants of one vehicle shooting at another. The perpetrator vehicle, was described by witnesses as being a silver sedan. A male victim…
May10

Arrests Made After Counterfeit Money Located at Slidell-area Residence

    The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested five individuals in connection with the manufacturing of counterfeit money. On March 30, while executing a search warrant at a Slidell-area residence as part of a separate investigation, STPSO patrol deputies located $22,613 in counterfeit currency inside the home. An investigation into the source of the fake money, lead STPSO detectives to two of the home’s residents, Lynn Pommier (DOB 6/1/1973)…
May11

Arrests Made After Drugs Found During Search of Slidell Residence

  The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men after a large cache of drugs and money was located during a search of a Slidell-area residence. On May 6, members of the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division assisted Louisiana Probation and Parole agents with an investigation at the residence of Sean Herron (DOB 6/16/1977) and Patrick Ducre (DOB 12/20/1968) in the 100 block of Ned Avenue…
May13

Slidell-area Man Wanted on Attempted Murder Charge

   The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a Slidell-area man wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred Wednesday (May 12) afternoon in the Slidell area. Millionaire Forever Devine Route (DOB 8/27/1997) is wanted on a warrant for one count of L.R.S. 14:27/14:30.1 Attempted Second Degree Murder. Route is described as a black male, 5 foot 9 inches tall and approximately 190…
May22

STPSO Working Pearl River-area Homicide

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide, which occurred late Friday (May 21) night in the 73000 block of Mike Talley Road near Pearl River. This is an ongoing investigation, and additional information will be provided as it becomes available. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office at (985) 898-2338.
May24

STPSO Participating in Click It or Ticket Campaign

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is participating in the National Click It or Ticket campaign May 24- June 6.  As part of this national campaign, the STPSO will increase deputy patrols in neighborhoods and on local highways to conduct extra seat belt enforcement and checkpoints.  The extra manpower is being provided for this initiative by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, which also helps fund extra DWI patrols and underage alcohol enforcement…
May25

Sheriff Smith Urges Boating Safety this Holiday Weekend

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Marine Division will be proactively patrolling our waterways over the Memorial Day weekend.  There are expected to be many watercraft of various sizes on the rivers and lakes as the boating season kicks off for the unofficial start of summer this weekend. With the recent heavy rains, the waterways are high, so please be mindful of your surroundings and of other watercraft around you,…
May27

Two Arrested, One Sought in Pearl River-area Homicide

  The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two Slidell men and are looking for a third in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old Pearl River man.  Shortly after 11 p.m. Friday, May 21, STPSO deputies were dispatched to the 73000 block of Mike Talley Road near Pearl River in reference to an individual who had been shot. The victim, who has been identified by the St. Tammany…
May30

***UPDATE*** STPSO Working Slidell-area Homicide

***UPDATE*** The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Slidell man in connection with the murder of his 40-year-old cousin. Shortly before 5 a.m. Sunday, May 30, STPSO deputies were dispatched to the 58000 block of Lynn Road near Slidell in reference to a reported shooting.  The victim, who has been identified by the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s office as 40-year-old Matthew Cetrone, was transported to a local-area hospital…

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