Man arrested for alleged timber theft in Rapides Parish

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December 2, 2020 - Louisiana, United States

Law enforcement agents with the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry arrested a man for timber theft in Rapides Parish on November 30. It was the second time the logger had been arrested in 2020 for timber theft. Following an investigation, forestry enforcement agents say the logger allegedly concealed and failed to pay the timber owner for loads of timber.

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