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Three arrested after investigation into stolen property

Posted: 11:14 AM, Aug 30, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-30 12:22:43-04

Three people were arrested by the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office after an investigation into stolen property.

Deputies say that a search warrant was executed by the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office in the 7200 block of Church Point Highway in Branch on Wednesday in regards to stolen property.

Officials say that a search of the property uncovered a 2002 Harley Davidson Motorcycle, firearms including a sawed-off shotgun and 15 grams of Methamphetamine.

Arrested in connection with the theft were 41-year-old Heath Habetz of Rayne, 34-year-old Gerry Lasseigne, Jr. of Carencro, and 34-year-old Cassie Granger of Lafayette.

Heath Habetz
Heath Habetz courtesy Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office

Habetz was arrested and booked on charges of possession of Methamphetamine, 2 counts of a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and possession of stolen property.

Cassie Granger
Cassie Granger courtesy of Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office
Gerry Lasseigne Jr.
Gerry Lasseigne Jr. courtesy Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office

Lasseigne, Jr was arrested and booked on a charge of possession of stolen property and Granger on a charge of convicted felon in possession of a firearm.