LABADIEVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of James Robert Pitre, 39, of 2532 Highway 1, Thibodaux, LA, relating to Pitre’s failure to register as a sex offender.
On Monday, Sheriff Leland Falcon ordered deputies to conduct checks of registered sex offenders.
Deputies went to the address Pitre used to register and after speaking to the residents of that address, deputies concluded that Pitre had violated the registration requirements for sex offenders.
A warrant was obtained for Pitre’s arrest and he was arrested on Monday afternoon.
After examining Pitre’s criminal history, deputies determined that Pitre had violated the requirements on numerous occasions.
Pitre’s original conviction was for Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile in Lafourche Parish in 1996.
Pitre was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center pending a bond hearing.