Man arrested following boat chase in Terrebonne Parish - FOX 8, WVUE, fox8live.com, weather, app, news, saints

Man arrested following boat chase in Terrebonne Parish

Man arrested following boat chase in Terrebonne Parish

TERREBONNE PARISH, LA (WVUE) -

Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents arrested a Houma man following a boat chase in Terrebonne Parish.

According to a Wildlife and Fisheries spokesperson, agents took 32-year-old Charlie Use' into custody, Monday around 6:00 a.m. Agents stopped Use' for not have required navigation lights on his boat. While speaking with Use', agents noticed that he was dumping redfish into the water. While the agents were trying to remove the dumped fish from the water, Use' sped away in his boat, attempting to escape.

Agents chased Use' for about a mile before stopping and arresting him. After going through the fish that Use' dumped and questioning him, agents learned that Use' had 10 undersized redfish in his possession. Use' was charged with aggravated flight from an officer, careless operation of a vessel, taking or possessing more than 10 redfish, taking or possessing undersized redfish, no navigation lights, intentional concealment of fish and not possessing a basic or saltwater fishing license.

Copyright 2014 WVUE. All rights reserved. 

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • One man killed in Seventh Ward shooting

    One man killed in Seventh Ward shooting

    (Source: Associated Press)(Source: Associated Press)

    The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead in the Seventh Ward Saturday night. 

    more>>

    The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead in the Seventh Ward Saturday night. 

    more>>
  • David: Watching the Gulf

    David: Watching the Gulf

    The latest weather forecast from Your Weather Authority.

    more>>

    The latest weather forecast from Your Weather Authority.

    more>>
  • Officials identify three men involved in fatal helicopter crash in St. Charles Parish

    Officials identify three men involved in fatal helicopter crash in St. Charles Parish

    Source: Val HarmonSource: Val Harmon
    Source: Val HarmonSource: Val Harmon

    The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Department has identified the three men involved in Sunday's helicopter crash that left one of the men dead and the other two injured. 

    more>>

    The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Department has identified the three men involved in Sunday's helicopter crash that left one of the men dead and the other two injured. 

    more>>
Powered by Frankly