Jefferson Davis

Wanted Fugitive Arrested After Seen in Walmart in Jennings

Jeff Davis Sheriff’s deputies located a wanted fugitive last night, Thursday, February 7. An off duty deputy received information that a fugitive was seen at Walmart in Jennings.  Patrol deputies were contacted and they located Gregory Scott Bonnette, 31, of 17180 Compton road, Roanoke, LA. Bonnette was arrested on charges of Contempt of court on child support, Theft, violation of a protective order, battery of a dating partner and false imprisonment. The charges stem from an incident that occurred on January 21, 2019,when deputies responded to a disturbance call at the residence on Compton road. The victim reported that Bonnette was holding her against her will and threatened her life. A witness observed Bonnette forcefully pinning the victim to the ground before deputies arrived. This was Bonnette’s 6th arrest in the last two years.  Bonnette is held with no bond.