Arrest in RV thefts
Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s detectives received a theft report on December 26,2017 that two recreational vehicles, one bumper pull and one fifth wheel camper were stolen from the Lacassine RV park. Both campers were recovered in Beauregard parish.
Detectives obtained information after the campers were recovered in Beauregard Parish that a Leward Clement and Jessica Clanton were involved in the thefts. Evidence from a traffic stop by Iowa police put them in a stolen truck on December 21, 2017.
On Monday April 30th, Allen Parish deputies arrested Jessica Clanton, 26, of 976 Ranchette drive, Sulphur, LA. She was charged with 2 counts Felony Theft and 2 counts of Obstruction of Justice for her involvement in the Thefts. Clanton was transported to JDSO jail yesterday and is held without bond.
Clement is being held in Allen parish jail on unrelated charges, JDSO has a hold on him for the pending charges with Clanton.