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Ponchatoula man arrested with stolen crab pots

Posted: Monday, August 24, 2020 | Views: 7151

Ponchatoula man arrested with stolen crab pots
From the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office

HAMMOND, LA --- Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the arrest of 64 year old Rhett Melancon of Ponchatoula, La.

On August 23rd at 3:00am water patrol deputies, while responding to a medical emergency, noted a suspicious boat in the Manchac area without proper Illumination. After completing the medical call deputies intercepted the suspicious boat. Observed within the boat were at least 5 crab pots belonging to 5 different local crabbers.

Department of Wildlife and Fisheries was contacted and responded to assist with the investigation.

Melancon was charged with the thefts along with a plethora of other wildlife violations.
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