Jefferson Davis

Man arrested after attempting to run over pedestrians

On April 18, 2019, Deputies were called to LA hwy 26 and LA 1126 in reference to a man attempting to run pedestrians over, who were catching crawfish in the roadside ditch.

Deputies were provided a video of the vehicle driving on the shoulder of the roadway near eleven pedestrians, including children.  The vehicle and driver had left the scene before deputies arrived.  An investigation was completed and presented to the DA office for review.  An arrest warrant was signed by Judge Gunnell and served on May 14, 2019.  Dwight J. Hollier, 57, of 4295 Hwy 90 Roanoke, LA was arrested for Aggravated assault.

Hollier was booked into the parish jail. Hollier bonded out on $500.00 bond.