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LPSO terminates employee
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A Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy has been terminated and arrested by the Louisiana State Police after a citizen complained that the deputy was abusing his authority.

Around Aug. 19, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office received a citizen complaint against Deputy Gene Butler. The complaint alleged that Butler had used his position of authority to force or coerce the victim to sell a vehicle for a reduced price to the deputy.

According to a press release by the LPSO, the Louisiana State Police was immediately contacted and asked to conduct an independent criminal investigation of the complaint.

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