Evangeline Parish voters approve sales tax for Sheriff’s Department

Evangeline Parish

EVANGELINE PARISH, La. (KLFY) — The Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Department sales tax was approved in Saturday’s election by a wide margin. 59 percent of the voters approved the new sales to help with current budget constraints.

With the sales tax increase, Sheriff Charles Guillory says he will expand patrolling and investigation, something he says he doesn’t have money for now.

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