Baker offering warrant amnesty program

BAKER, LA (WAFB) - The City Court of Baker is offering an amnesty program for anyone with an outstanding warrant.

Starting Friday, anyone with a bench warrant issued before February 1, 2013 can clear the warrant without having to pay the bench warrant recall fee.

The defendant will get a new court date and time to pay any outstanding fees.  The amnesty program does not reduce outstanding fees.

In addition, the court will be open extended hours from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on February 19th and 26th.

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