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Wanted Fugitive Arrested in Vermilion Parish

Kelly has been booked into the Vermilion Parish Correctional Center without bond.

Posted: Jul 26, 2021 9:32 AM
Updated: Aug 18, 2021 4:23 PM

ABBEVILLE, La. - The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office’s SRT Unit, the Vermilion Municipal Narcotics Drug Task Force, Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Offices Criminal Investigations Unit, and the Abbeville Police Department, have assisted in efforts in locating Journal Robert Kelly at an apartment complex within the city limits of Abbeville where he was apprehended without incident.

Kelly has been a wanted fugitive since July 2021 based on a bond that was revoked by the courts. Kelly’s originals charges are Possession of Schedule II Oxycodone, Possession of Firearm with CDS Present, Firearm Free Zone, and Drug Free Zone.

Kelly has been booked into the Vermilion Parish Correctional Center without bond.


ABBEVILLE, La. (ORIGINAL) The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating this fugitive.

Journal Robert Kelly is currently out of jail on a bond that has since been revoked by the court.

He has been entered as a fugitive.

Arrested:

12/18/2020

Charges and Bond:

Possession of Schedule II Oxycodone (Bond: $3,500)

Possession of Firearm with CDS Present (Bond: $7,500)

Firearm Free Zone (Bond: $5,000)

Drug Free Zone (Bond: $2,500)

Bonded:

12/22/2020 Court Revoked bond on February 3, 2021

If you have information on his whereabouts, please contact the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337 893-0871 and ask to remain anonymous in providing information.

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