Newly-elected Port Allen Mayor sworn in

PORT ALLEN, LA (WAFB) - It's official. The newly-elected Mayor of Port Allen took the oath of office Tuesday night.

Richard Lee, III defeated three other candidates, including Former Mayor Deedy Slaughter on April 5.

He is a retired Baton Rouge Police officer and a lifelong resident of Port Allen.

Lee believes Port Allen is primed for a bright future, but says it will take teamwork.

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