Causeway police officer arrested, accused of stealing cash, drugs from evidence room

A Lake Pontchartrain Causeway police sergeant was arrested Wednesday (Feb. 1) on charges of stealing narcotics and $6,300 from the Police Department’s evidence room. Sgt. William Jones Jr. was booked with felony theft and malfeasance by members of the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office public corruption unit.

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