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CPSO Deputy terminated after being arrested for aggravated battery

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Posted at 6:38 PM, Dec 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-26 19:39:09-05

A Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Deputy has been arrested for Aggravated Battery.

Deputy Richard Booth was arrested by the Iowa Police Department on Thursday around 2 p.m.

He worked as a shift sergeant at the Calcasieu Correctional Center and had been with the department for six years before being terminated by Sheriff Tony Mancuso today, states a release from CPSO.

IPD is investigating the case.