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YOUR TURN: Homeless Vet

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

This week’s Your Turn segment goes to Torri Simoneaux. Simoneaux went to our Facebook page to comment on the story about the 73-year-old veteran who was living in a tent in his front yard because his home was destroyed in the flood.

Simoneaux was happy he got help, but she worries about others. In her words:

I would personally like to thank everyone for the donations and am so pleased that he was bought a fifth wheel trailer and it's being delivered this week. He's received many gracious donations since this article was aired. Thanks to the media, this veteran will be taken care of in his life. Does anyone have any idea of how many more people there are out there like him? I can tell you there are still plenty. Many people will be homeless in the flooded areas in the future. That's a horrible way for these people to live the remainder of their lives.

That’s Torri Simoneaux’s turn. Now it’s your turn. To comment on this segment or anything else, visit us on Facebook or send an email to yourturn@wafb.com.

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