Posted: Jan 15, 2013 4:19 PM by KATC
Updated: Jan 15, 2013 4:21 PM
Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating Martin Lee Laday, Jr.,47 of Meche Street, Church Point who is wanted for the aggravated burglary of a residence in the Mire area.
According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon his department investigated three burglaries that were reported at this residence on December 28th, 29th and 31st of 2012. According to investigators the home owner was present when Laday entered the residence on December 31st. There was a struggle and the homeowner detained Laday.
Upon deputy arrival, Laday was transported to American Legion Hospital by Acadian Ambulance where he was hospitalized with injuries to his head.
A warrant has been issued for Laday's arrest and authorities are asking anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office at 788-8700.