Man accused of killing 7 in deadly Slaughter crash in court today

Brett Gerald being wheeled into court today
Brett Gerald being wheeled into court today

TONIGHT ON 9NEWS AT FIVE: A man accused of killing seven people in a drunk driving crash in Slaughter, LA was in court today while relatives of the victims rallied outside the Clinton courthouse.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more.

ONLY ON 9NEWS AT SIX: Two weeks ago, Baton Rouge Police handed out 44 DWI's at the I-10 ramp on 10th St. WAFB's Jim Shannon talks to a former state trooper who says it was unfair and illegal the way the checkpoint was conducted.

(Photo Source: West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office)

A man is behind bars at the West Feliciana Parish Detention Center with quite possibly, the highest bond the parish has ever seen.

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