Incumbent Butch Lafargue holds on to two-vote win for Jeff Davis police jury seat after recount

Incumbent Butch Lafargue holds on to two-vote win for Jeff Davis police jury seat after recount
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JEFF DAVIS PARISH, La. (KPLC) - Incumbent Butch Lafargue has retained his District 11 seat on the Jeff Davis Police Jury following a recount Thursday morning.

Lafargue defeated challenger Paul Trahan by two votes in Saturday’s election, 352-350.

Jeff Davis Clerk of Court Richard Arceneaux says the results are unchanged following Thursday’s official recount.

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