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High speed pursuit leads to arrest of two Fort Polk Soldiers

Good Afternoon,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for 7 News at Six.

Millions of people are enslaved in human trafficking around the world. Today, how a group of local teens were raising awareness about the problem. KPLC's Ericka Bivens reports on "Operation Hope."

Plus, two Fort Polk soldiers are arrested after a high speed chase on motorcycles. According to troopers the two men were clocked going 159 miles per hour in a 65 mile per hour zone.

Are you ready for some football? McNeese Cowboys fans are. KPLC's Haley Rush tailgates with the best of them at this week's home opener. We'll also have a live sports report from Cowboy Stadium.

And will it rain on game day? Meteorologist Cedric Haynes is monitoring that situation and will have your complete forecast.

We'll see you tonight at Six. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.

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