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Point Coupee deputy arrested following drug investigation

Joseph Reed Bueche (Source: PCPSO) Joseph Reed Bueche (Source: PCPSO)

A 10-year veteran of the Point Coupee Sheriff's Office is facing charges of malfeasance in office following a drug investigation.  WAFB's Kiran Chawla will have a live report tonight on 9News at 5.

Later on 9News at 6:  EBR Coroner William "Beau" Clark says heroin deaths are on the rise.  There have been seven heroin-related deaths so far this year, compared with five in all of 2012.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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