Guilty Pleas; April 13 2023 Release

Published 1:30 pm Friday, April 14, 2023

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During the week of April 10 – April 14, 2023, 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:


Ascension Parish had no court news to report this week.


Assumption Parish:


Assumption Parish had no court news to report this week.


St. James Parish:


  1. Francois Charles, 23126 Pine St. Vacherie, LA., age 32, pled guilty to Obscenity and was sentenced to 2 years with the Louisiana Department of Corrections with credit for time served.


The above case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Adam Koenig, and presiding over this matter was the Honorable Judge Steven Tureau.


Submitted by Public Information Officer Tyler Cavalier for 23rd Judicial District Attorney Ricky L. Babin.