L.D.W.F. AGENTS CITED TWO LOUISIANA MEN FOR INDECENT BEHAVIOR ON JOYCE W.M.A.

Release Date: 11/27/2006

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited two men on obscenity charges on the Swamp Walk area of the Joyce Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Manchac, Louisiana on Nov. 18, 2006.


David K. Griffin, 49, of Hammond, and Clarence A. Marse, 71, of Reserve, were both cited on obscenity charges for engaging in indecent behavior with one another in a public place.  The Swamp Walk on Joyce WMA is a public outdoor recreation area.  Griffin was also cited for an open alcohol container violation and failure to abide by WMA rules and regulations for not completing a self-clearing permit.


Obscenity charges carries a fine between $1,000 and $2,500, or imprisonment with or without hard labor between six months and three years or both.  Open alcohol container violation is punishable by a $50 fine.  Failure to abide by WMA rules and regulations has a fine between $100 and $350, or imprisonment up to 60 days, or both plus court costs.


For more information, contact Lt. Col. Keith LaCaze at 225-765-2988 or klacaze@wlf.louisiana.gov
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