Video: Ex-St. Tammany Sheriff Strain walks out of jail, makes first comments

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COVINGTON, La. (WWL-TV)— Ex. St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain, indicted and arrested this week on sex crime charges including rape, incest, sexual battery and indecent behavior with a juvenile, walked out of the St. Tammany Parish Jail Friday afternoon, after posting bond.

Strain had little to say when questioned by a battery of reporters, mostly stating that he had a “lot to say” but would do it in court.

There are plenty of comments to be made, whenever we go to court,” said Strain.

The ex-sheriff needed to post a $400,000 bond. 

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