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  • Pearl River Man Convicted of Robbery for April Crime Spree

    Pearl River Man Convicted of Robbery for April Crime Spree

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 10, 2017 COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that a St. Tammany Parish jury convicted Elliott W. Galloway, 43, of Pearl River, of two counts of first degree robbery and one count of attempted simple robbery for a crime spree he committed in April. Galloway, a multiple offender, faces 40 years to …
  • Mandeville Man Pleads Guilty to Molesting Two Girls

    Mandeville Man Pleads Guilty to Molesting Two Girls

    Nov. 9, 2017 COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery announces that Adam Parenti, 44, of Mandeville, pleaded guilty Monday (Nov. 6) to one count of molestation of a juvenile and two related sex offenses. District Judge Reginald Badeaux sentenced Parenti to 25 years in prison and lifetime registration as a sex offender. One of the victims was …
  • Former Memory Care Facility Cook Sentenced to 12 Years for Rape

    Former Memory Care Facility Cook Sentenced to 12 Years for Rape

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 8, 2017 COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that Jerry Kan, 59, a former cook at a memory-care facility in Mandeville, was sentenced Wednesday (Nov. 8) to 12 years in prison for raping a woman who lived there. District Judge William Burris ordered that Kan serve the sentence for third-degree rape without …
  • Montgomery’s Team Takes First Place at “Men Who Cook” Fundraiser

    Montgomery’s Team Takes First Place at “Men Who Cook” Fundraiser

    District Attorney Warren Montgomery teamed with The Shack restaurant, 1204 W. 21st Ave., Covington, for the annual “Men Who Cook” fundraiser Sunday and walked away with the first place “Judges’ Choice” award. The award-winning dish, prepared by co-owner and chef Thomas LoPresti, was brisket machaca over creamy provolone polenta. All proceeds benefit the Children’s Advocacy …
  • Mandeville Man Gets 30 Years in Prison for Molesting Three Girls

    Mandeville Man Gets 30 Years in Prison for Molesting Three Girls

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 8, 2017 COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery announces that Dwayne Callahan, 55, of Mandeville was sentenced Monday (Nov. 6) to 30 years in prison for the sexual battery of a victim under 13 and 10 years each for two counts of molestation of a juvenile. The sentences are to be served at …

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