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Investigation underway into New Roads' finances

New Roads' investigation (Source: WAFB) New Roads' investigation (Source: WAFB)
NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) - New Roads Mayor Robert Myer and the city's finances are part of an investigation that is currently underway.

9News Investigators has learned that the investigation is being conducted by the State Inspector General's office. Officials say the focus is on Mayor Robert Myer and his alleged spending with a city-issued credit card and at least one other city official. It was started after the office received a complaint.

Initially, the Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury requested the mayor's expenditures, but did not receive them. 9News Investigators has also put in a public records request.

A call was placed to the mayor, but he has not returned the call.

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