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Shots fired, man arrested

On Wednesday, Franklinton Police Officers responded to a call of shots being fired in the 2100 block of Williams Street.

Upon arrival, Delarius Jenkins aka "Hamburger" was found in the driver's seat of his vehicle, slumped over the steering wheel.



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WST joins purchasing group, seeks continued low electricity prices

Five electric distribution cooperatives have joined forces to secure a favorable wholesale power supply contract on behalf of their members.
The purchasing group, called 1803 Electric Cooperative, Inc., represents more than 130,000 electric cooperative members residing primarily in rural areas across the state.


Williams and Hobgood are arrested by WPSO for offenses

Otha Michael Williams, 54, a resident of West Stateline Road in northern Washington Parish, was arrested on February 4 and placed in the Washington Parish Jail where he remains with bond set at $750,000. Williams is charged with three counts of aggravated rape, one count of sexual battery and one count of indecent behavior with juveniles.



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