WELSH, La. (KLFY) – Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff’s Deputies apprehended an armed felon while executing a search warrant.
According to Chief Deputy Chris Ivey, when deputies entered into a Welsh home, Jermaine Washington fled from the home, only to be quickly captured.
Ivey adds that Washington is a known felon to deputies with 11 arrests in Louisiana and one in Texas on illegal drugs, violence, and sex offenses.
Washington was captured possessing a firearm.
A small of methamphetamine was found at the home.
Ivey says that additional arrests are expected.