Apr. 16, 2014 - An 18-year-old Chalmette male was booked with felony battery after he head-butted a 16-year-old who fell and struck his head and had to be hospitalized for a hematoma causing pressure to his brain, Sheriff James Pohlmann said.
Also, in a separate incident, a Chalmette man was arrested for leaving two children, ages three and five, sleeping in a truck while he shot pool in a bar.
In the head-butting incident which happened Monday, April 14, Frank “Justin’’ Cummings, 18, 3225 Golden Drive, Apt. A, was arrested Tuesday and booked with second-degree battery. He is being held in St. Bernard Parish Prison in lieu of bond set at $12,000.
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