A former Saint Landry Parish school board member will serve 33 months in federal prison for bribery. Quincy Richard Senior of Opelousas was convicted of conspiring to receive bribe money last August.
A former school superintendent candidate, who was supposed to pay the bribes in return for support, testified against Richard.
Richard was sentenced in a federal court in Lafayette, and will also pay a ten thousand dollar fine. Richard will also pay a 10-thousand dollar fine.
KLAX ABC 31 News 2/5/14