Endangered child alert canceled; suspect arrested in Ascension Parish

Staff Report

A 7-year-old child from Mississippi has been reported as safe, and a suspect has been booked into the Ascension Parish jail on cruelty to juveniles, domestic abuse battery, and fugitive charges.

Shane Shelby of Biloxi, Miss. was arrested early Jan. 27, according to Ascension Parish jail records.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation had issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for the child.