Controversial travelers still waiting on a transmission - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Controversial travelers still waiting on a transmission

By Adam Hooper - bio | email

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The young men and women stranded in the Target parking lot are still waiting for repairs. The group was visited by Calcasieu Parish Animal Control on Monday afternoon, and everything seemed to have checked out. No animals were taken.

The Lake Charles Police Department have visited the bus several times because of calls they have received from concerned citizens. The officers who responded said the large group of people are not breaking any laws, and have complied with law enforcement during any searches.

Business owners within the Target shopping center have all agreed to allow the traveling group to remain there until repairs can be made to the bus. A mechanic is working on the vehicle , but the only hold up is locating a transmission that will work on a bus that is nearly 30 years old.

Click here for a link to the traveling group's facebook page. Some of the content on their page may be offensive to some people. 

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