May 22, 2013 4:52 PM
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office will host the 2013 Louisiana Law Enforcement Torch Run Wednesday, May 22, beginning at the Lake Charles Civic Center steps at 8:30 a.m. and ending at the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office at 5400 E. Broad Street, a distance of approximately 5 miles.
Calcasieu law enforcement officers from the Sheriff's Office, Louisiana State Police Troop D, Westlake Police Department, US Border Patrol, and the U.S. Marshals will run the "Flame of Hope" for Special Olympics Louisiana through Calcasieu Parish.
It will be picked up by adjoining parish law enforcement agencies until it reaches the Opening Ceremonies of the Summer Special Olympics which begins May 24th at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.