Deputies arrest 2 men in armed home invasion, seek 3rd suspect

Michael Stewart (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)
Michael Stewart (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)
Irvin Jones
Irvin Jones
Joshua Jones
Joshua Jones

DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities said two men are behind bars and a third is sought after a home invasion early Tuesday morning.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said it happened on Mt. Olive Church Road in Donaldsonville.

Deputies reported they are still looking for Michael Stewart, 19, after arresting Irvin Jones, 27, and Joshua Jones, 26. All three men are from Donaldsonville.

According to investigators, three armed men forced their way into the home and demanded money. Detectives said one shot was fired into the floor as the suspects held the victims against their will.

Deputies said the victims told them the three suspects left empty-handed.

The suspects face the following charges:

Home invasion

Aggravated criminal damage to property

Armed robbery

Armed robbery with use of a firearm

False imprisonment

Illegal use of weapons

Anyone with information about the home invasion or Stewart's whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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