COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery announced that a St. Tammany Parish grand jury indicted James Michael Buckley, 42, of Hammond, Tuesday (Nov. 10) on charges of first degree rape, sexual battery, home invasion, burglary of an inhabited dwelling, and two counts of attempted burglary of an inhabited dwelling.
Buckley is accused of raping a woman during a home invasion in Covington on July 20, 2020.
Assistant District Attorney Ysonde K. Boland presented the case to Grand Jury.
COVINGTON—District Attorney Warren Montgomery announced that a St. Tammany Parish grand jury indicted six people Tuesday (Nov. 10) in the shooting death of a man and a pregnant woman in Lacombe in July of this year.
Those indicted and the charges are:
Peter Reimonenq, 18, of Lacombe, two counts of first degree murder and one count of first degree feticide
Shannon Amos, 19, of Lacombe, two counts of first degree murder and one count of first degree feticide
Christopher Roberts, 19, of Lacombe, accessory after the fact and obstruction of justice by tampering with evidence
Mikayl Young, 19, of Lacombe, accessory after the fact and obstruction of justice by tampering with evidence
Carwin Malone, 40, of Baton Rouge, accessory after the fact
Treneka Young, 37, of Springfield, La., accessory after the fact
Assistant District Attorney Angad S. Ghai presented the case to the grand jury.
Please read this thank you letter from D.A. Warren Montgomery or click here for the signed version. D.A. Letter To Citizens
Nov. 5, 2020
Dear 22nd Judicial District Residents:
Thank you for trusting me to continue serving as your District Attorney. My administration will build on the reforms we began during my first term and work hard to serve you as effectively and efficiently as possible. We recognize there is always room for improvement, so I have asked my staff to assess every area of our operations and suggest ways that we can get better.
I remain committed to operating this office with professionalism, integrity, and fairness. Rest assured that we will maintain our strong record of prosecution, as well as our support for proven programs, like the Specialty Courts and Diversion, to keep our communities safe. My goal for this second term is to have the best District Attorney’s Office in the nation.
As I have said from the beginning of my time in office, we are blessed to live in beautiful Washington and St. Tammany Parishes. You deserve no less than the best.