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Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency

BATON ROUGE — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency for the entire state of Louisiana in response to flash flooding and severe weather as a result of Tropical Storm Cindy.

Ville Platte Police Arrest Reports

The Ville Platte Police Office reported 8 recent bookings into the city jail. Arrested were the following persons:

Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office Arrest Reports

The Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office reported 6 recent bookings into the city jail. Arrested were the following persons:
Emanuel Malbrew, 47, 280 Austin, was arrested on June 19, 2017 for unauthorized use of a moveable. Malbrew remains incarcerated on a bond set at $15,000.00

VPPD arrests suspect in high speed chase

On Monday at around 3:00 p.m. Ville Platte Chief of Police Neal Lartique released a press release in regard to a high speed chase that occurred on Main Street early Monday morning. The release reads as follows:

A well oiled machine

Vice President Chris Stromer (left) and his dad President Harold Stromer (right) stand behind the counter of the parts department inside Boco’s, which is celebrating 85 years. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

By: TONY MARKS
Associate Editor

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