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Lawtell bird man is now free on bond
Thousands of animals, mostly birds, were taken from Donald Lafleur's house near Lawtell after officials charged him with 1,500 counts of animal cruelty.
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Police: Child, 5, dies; father booked with murder
Baton Rouge police say a 36-year-old father is facing a murder charge after his 5-year-old son died as a result of suspected abuse.
60-70 birds euthanized after Lawtell man accused of hoarding 1,500 animals
The roughly 1,500 chickens, turkeys, peacocks and other birds taken from a home in Lawtell Friday have found foster homes, according to St. Landry Parish officials.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
2000 animals removed from man's home in Louisiana
Louisiana officials made a startling discovery finding over two thousand animals living at a home in Lawtell just west of Baton Rouge.
2,000 animals removed from LA man's home
ST. LANDRY PARISH, LA - Louisiana officials made a startling discovery on Friday - 2,000 animals living in a home in Lawtell, LA, west of Baton Rouge.
Authorities confiscate hundreds of animals near LawtellAuthorities...
Authorities confiscate hundreds of animals near Lawtell Details emerge about a man charged with animal cruelty after crews work much of Friday to clear crowded house Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oHSSXy St. Landry Parish President Bill Fontenot, second from left, watches as animal control personnel remove an estimated ... (more)
Authorities confiscate hundreds of animals from house near Lawtell
St. Landry Parish deputies arrested a Lawtell area man Friday on animal cruelty charges after officials located hundreds of animals, primarily birds, living in terrible conditions.
Deputies arrest Lawtell man accused of hoarding more than 1500 animals
St. Landry Parish Animal Control, St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office, firefighters, and other law enforcement agencies are on the scene of a possible animal hoarding situation in Lawtell.
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Some days are just like that in a row... To my credit, I'm no longer as trusting of my memory as I was just a week ago.
Stroller for Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
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Locals celebrate, reconnect with Attakapas heritage
The federal and state governments do not recognize the Attakapas people as an official Native American tribe.