A former Causeway Police Department sergeant was found guilty Thursday of stealing thousands of dollars in money, drugs and firearms from an evidence room he supervised in 2016.
A former Causeway police sergeant was found guilty of malfeasance and guns theft.
A former Causeway Police sergeant was found guilty Thursday (May 23) by a St. Tammany parish jury of malfeasance in office and two counts of theft of a firearm.
A former Causeway Police officer was convicted of malfeasance and firearm theft by a St. Tammany Parish jury Thursday.
A 46-year-old former Causeway Police Department sergeant stands convicted of charges of malfeasance and theft. William “Billy” Jones was found guilty by a St. Tammany Parish jury on Thursday.
Causeway General Manager Carlton Dufrechou says that the new rails that are currently being installed would have prevented a pickup from leaving the bridge and crashing into the lake this morning.
Causeway Police officer Christian Coyle jumped in the water after the pickup truck went in at mile 18 off the southbound span.
Christian Coyle was at the North Shore toll booth around 6 a.m. Tuesday (May 14) when the police radio crackled that there was a problem 5 miles ahead on the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway.