Driving a dirt bike on the road lands one man in jail

Published 1:52 pm Wednesday, August 21, 2019

By Dawn Burleigh

The Orange Leader


An officer observed a man driving a small dirt bike northbound on 3rd street on Friday evening so he stopped the driver due to the bike not being street approved and possibly a stolen item, according to a police report.

Some small dirt bikes have been reported stolen in the area.

The driver was identified as Donanerius Brown, 18. 

A warrant check confirmed an active warrant in Bridge city for possession of drug possession. 

Brown was transported to the Orange County Jail.

The Honda dirt bike was towed by Gilbeaux’s Towing.