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Jefferson Davis

Jennings PD: Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Sex Offender

An officer with the Jennings Police Department conducted a traffic stop while working LACE detail at approximately 5:30 this morning. During the course of the traffic stop, the officer became suspicious of criminal activity occurring. The officer learned the driver, who was identified as John Breaux, was a registered sex offender, and that his passenger was a juvenile. After further investigation it was learned prior to the stop Breaux had performed sexual acts on the juvenile. The investigation also revealed Breaux was a Tier II Sex Offender for Molestation of a Juvenile. After gathering the facts in the incident Breaux was placed under arrest for Sexual Battery and 2nd Degree Kidnapping based off of the statements provided. Breaux was transported to the Jefferson Davis Parish Jail where he was booked.