Mon, Dec 17, 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Sex Offender Registry Unit arrested three suspects on charges pertaining to convicted sex offenders. Elton Hopes Jr. (DOB 08-03-1978 of 806 Hubertville Road, Jeanerette, LA) was arrested on 12/10/2012 for failure to notify a change of address. Detectives learned that Hopes had moved to a new address in Vermillion Parish and neglected to notify law enforcement officers in Vermillion Parish or Iberia Parish. Hopes was arrested on a warrant by the Vermillion Parish Sheriff’s Office and was later transported to the Iberia Parish Jail where he faces charges. Detectives arrested Albert Prevost (DOB 07-12-1969 of 626 Louise Street, New Iberia) for failure to complete Community Notification. Prevost was arrested on a warrant on 12-05-2012 and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail. Detectives also arrested Rickey Fusilier (DOB 03-26-1957 of 809 W. Pershing Street, New Iberia. Fusilier was charged with failure to register as a sex offender and arrested on 12-13-2012 on a warrant. Fusilier was released from custody on 12-06-2012 and failed to register within three business days of his release. Fusilier was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail.