City Marshal Brian Pope booked after felony indictment

(Photo Gallery by Robin May and Travis Gauthier) Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope was booked at the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on Aug. 18, the day after he was indicted by a Lafayette Parish grand jury. Pope faces two counts of perjury and three counts of misuse of public funds related to his efforts to urge voters to elect candidate Chad Leger in last year's campaign for Lafayette Parish sheriff. All of Pope's legal troubles stem for his ongoing public records battle with The IND. Read more here.

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