UPDATE: Louisiana State Troopers take Suspect Into Custody

On August 3rd, 2021, shortly before 7:00am Mitchell was taken into custody.

Posted: Aug 3, 2021 9:06 AM
Updated: Aug 3, 2021 9:48 AM

Prairieville, La. (Update) : On August 3rd, 2021, shortly before 7:00am Mitchell was taken into custody.

Previous: Troop A Troopers in coordination with the Louisiana State Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit are currently searching for 26-year-old Levi James Mitchell of Prairieville.

Mitchell is wanted for multiple felony warrants including:

LRS 14:69 B(2)- Illegal Possession of Stolen Things $5k to $25k (Felony), LRS 14:108.1 - Aggravated Flight from an Officer (Felony), LRS 14:99 - Reckless Operation of a Vehicle (Felony), LRS 14:96 - Aggravated Obstruction of a Highway of Commerce (Felony), LRS 14:68.4 - Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle (Felony), LRS 14:56 B(2) - Simple Criminal Damage to Property $1k to $50k (Felony), and LRS - 14:32.1 Vehicular Homicide.

Mitchell was last seen on August 2, 2021, shortly before 11:30 am when he fled the scene of a fatal crash on LA Hwy 938 ( Coon Trap Road) north of LA Hwy 74. If you see Mitchell please contact Louisiana State Police Troop A at 225-754-8500.

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