CPSO handing out turkeys not tickets - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

CPSO handing out turkeys not tickets

(Source: CPSO) (Source: CPSO)
CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) -

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office teamed up with the owners of a local 5 Star convenience store to spread a little holiday cheer.

Deputies were handing out Thanksgiving turkeys instead of tickets to citizens of the parish. Motorists would be pulled over for minor violations such as not wearing a seatbelt or speeding and instead of receiving a ticket, got a holiday turkey. 

50 turkeys were donated to the Sheriff's Office for the event. 

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