May 12, 2011 1:12 PM by Press Release
Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office have been assigned on a 24 hour basis to patrol the Butte Larose-Happy Town Area of St. Martin Parish. Unnecessary non-resident traffic on the levees will be strictly enforced. Residents are asked to report immediately any suspicious vehicles or persons who may be giving out false information in relation to the impending rising water by calling 911. It is not unusual in events such as these to have false information presented to the general public. Therefore, residents are urged to call the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office Information Line at (337) 394-2810 or (337) 394-2811 with any questions, or visit the website, www.stmartinohsep.org for the most up to date information regarding this event.
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