SEVERE WX : Dense Fog Advisory View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Jennings Man Arrested for Aggravated Battery and Domestic Abuse Battery with Child Endangerment

Deputies were dispatched to the Jefferson Davis Sheriff’s Office in reference to a walk-in complaint of possible physical abuse on Tuesday, September 15, 2020.

Posted: Sep 28, 2020 9:18 AM
Updated: Sep 28, 2020 12:35 PM

Deputies were dispatched to the Jefferson Davis Sheriff’s Office in reference to a walk-in complaint of possible physical abuse on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. A grandmother reported physical battery that occurred on September 9th and 10th involving two of her grandchildren and their father. Deputies obtained statements and observed bruising on both victim’s. A warrant was issued on September 24, 2020 for Domestic abuse battery with child endangerment and Aggravated battery.

Deputies attempted to locate and serve the warrant on Thursday, 09/24/2020. The suspect turned himself into the Sheriff’s office on Friday, 09/25/2020. Alex Wayne Istre, 50, of Jennings was booked on charges of Aggravated battery and Domestic abuse battery with child endangerment.

Lafayette
Cloudy
69° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 69°
New Iberia
Cloudy
69° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 69°
Opelousas
Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 67°
Abbeville
Cloudy
65° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 65°
Jennings
Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 67°
New Iberia
Cloudy
69° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 69°
Opelousas
Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 67°
Rain showers start out the new week

Latest Video

Image

Monday Showers Expected

Image

More Cloudy Weather Sunday

Image

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Coming Virtually To Acadiana

Image

How To Make Your Own OJ For National Juice Week

Image

Financial Questions: Student Loans- Should I pay them off or invest?

Image

KidLit Pick of the Week: San Diego Zoo Stories

Image

Cloudy Weekend Weather Expected

Image

Rainy Friday

Image

Rain tonight and tomorrow morning

Image

J.T. Meleck Show Taylor And Alex How To Make The

Community Events