Posted: Jun 4, 2013 6:22 PM
Updated: Jun 4, 2013 6:23 PM
Rayne Police officers arrested a man and a woman while they were allegedly robbing a house.
Dwayne Smith Jr., 32, and Michelle LeBlanc, 39, were arrested and charged with burglary of an inhabited dwelling, felon in possession of a firearm and resisting an officer.
According to Rayne Police, officers interrupted a burglary in progress Friday night when patrol officers observed the pair transporting stolen items.
According to a Rayne Police press release, both individuals have a extensive criminal history. Police said most of the items stolen were recovered that night.
Smith was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail pending bond while LeBlanc was being held without bond due to a probation and parole hold.