A former Iota Police officer is arrested for allegedly stalking another officer.
On July 1, 2019, Chief Daigle along with officers from Iota Police Department arrested former police officer Bryce Ewing for Stalking with the added criteria of a Hate Crime. Ewing is accused of stalking an off-duty Iota Police Officer several times. Police say he made several threats to harm this officer. Ewing was arrested and booked into Acadia Parish Jail.
Chief Daigle stated no individual whether a current or former police officer will be allowed to threaten, intimidate or harass an on-duty or off-duty police officer. The Iota Police Department will work with the District Attorney’s Office to prosecute the suspect to fullest extent of the law.