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Former LSU player Tahj Jones out of the hospital

Good Afternoon,

Lee Peck in for Cynthia today with a look at what we are working on for Five & Six.

Dice Fontenot received his sentence today for the 2011 drive-by shooting death of Stephin Bergeron. KPLC's Theresa Schmidt was in court today and has reaction from Bergeron's mother.

Plus, former LSU player Tahj Jones is out of the hospital. Jones was shot nearly two weeks ago by another former LSU and NFL player during an argument at a Sulphur apartment complex.

And we're aboard the USS Orleck as a local fire department practiced safe water rescue drills. KPLC's Gerron Jordan has this story.

Also in this week's Hometown Patriot, KPLC's John Bridges introduces you to a Westlake veteran whose main responsibility was taking care of bombers during WWII.

And the warm weather will continue for the next couple of days with chances of early morning fog. Chief Meteorologist Wade Hampton has your complete forecast.

We'll see you tonight at Five & Six for these stories and more. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.

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