Taxes Earmarked for Health Unit Instead Spent on Prisoners

Tax dollars earmarked for the Rapides Parish Health Unit are being used for prisoners. How could that happen and is it legal? ABC 31 News’ Director Babs Zimmerman says there is a paper trail that could provide answers.

A police jury official says the jury will ask for a renewal and the legal wording on the proposal will have to change.

KLAX ABC 31 News 8/24/17