Bidding gets underway in latest public auction

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - There are some unique items up for grabs in East Baton Rouge Parish's latest public auction.

How about a Rolex watch or expensive engagement ring?

Those high-dollar items were seized as part of the investigation into missing drugs at the 19th Judicial District Courthouse.

Investigators said the loot was bought with stolen drug money, so now they're going to the highest bidder.

You can also check out computers and vehicles up for auction.

The bidding got underway Friday morning and runs through February 28. The items are available for public inspection Feb. 19 - 22.

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