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Disturbance Call Leads to Arrest of Welsh Man

Deputies were dispatched at 8:00 pm to the 500 block of Mount Triumph Street in Roanoke, Louisiana, in reference to a call of the complainant’s brother covered in blood from a possible gunshot wound on Sunday, September 20, 2020.

Posted: Sep 30, 2020 10:35 AM

Deputies were dispatched at 8:00 pm to the 500 block of Mount Triumph Street in Roanoke, Louisiana, in reference to a call of the complainant’s brother covered in blood from a possible gunshot wound on Sunday, September 20, 2020. When deputies arrived, the victim was on the kitchen floor, with an injury on the back of his head from a blunt object. It was determined he was not shot but, stated he was shot at. Deputies discovered the incident occurred at a different address in Roanoke. Deputies located evidence at the residence , including a modified shotgun.

Alejandro Carlos Mitchell Jr., 32, of Welsh was arrested on charges of Aggravated 2nd degree battery and Aggravated assault with a firearm by Calcasieu Parish deputies. Mitchell had warrants in Calcasieu for an unrelated incident and was held until Tuesday, September 29th when Mitchell was transported to Jeff Davis for booking.

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