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UPDATE To Release of 6/7/16 Shawna Melancon Arrested This Afternoon By Investigators - 9/9/2016 -



6:02 p.m.

Please be advised that Shawna Melancon, who was featured in the below press release on 9/7/16, was arrested late this afternoon by Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Following her arrest, she was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the below charges.

We appreciate and thank you for your assistance!

Thank You

Major Ginny Higgins



St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

September 7, 2016


Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

Breaux Bridge Woman Wanted For Failure To Appear And For Outstanding Warrant

(St. Martinville, LA)-Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Shawna Melancon, 32, who was last known to be residing in the 1000 block of Quail Run Drive, Breaux Bridge, LA.

She is wanted in connection with the following charges:

Possession Schedule II; Methamphetamine (Failure To Appear)

Flight From An Officer (Outstanding Warrant)

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Shawna Melancon is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071.




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