Posted: Aug 4, 2010 4:42 PM by Melissa Canone
Press Release- Kaplan Police Department has received several complaints and concerns from the citizens of Kaplan about the sale of alcoholic beverages to minors within the city limits of Kaplan. Chief Adams assigned Sgt. Bruce Ashley and Capt. Scott LeMaire to conduct an Alcohol Sting Operation.
An undercover agent was sent into local businesses to purchase alcoholic beverages. The undercover agent was able to purchase an alcoholic beverage from five businesses out of eleven.
Citations were issued to Chasity Monceaux, Amanda Hebert, Christine Chaney, Debra Leblanc and Asia Bilal for alleged unlawful sales of alcohol to minors.
Chief Boyd Adams states that this is just the beginning of fighting the war on crime, and assures
the citizens of Kaplan that his Police Department will continue to fight the war on crime. Chief Adams commends his Police Officers and his Criminal Investigation Division for an excellent job.
Chief Adams would like to applaud the citizens of Kaplan for their awareness and assistance in helping the Police Department fight the war on crime. He encourages all citizens with information in regards to any type of illegal activity to contact the Kaplan Police Department at 337-643-8600. All anonymous information will be held in the "strictest of confidence" and replied to in a very timely manner.