Pointe Coupee Sheriff's Office captain arrested on 16 counts of payroll fraud

Pointe Coupee Sheriff's Office captain arrested on 16 counts of payroll fraud

POINTE COUPEE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office captain has been arrested on charges of payroll fraud and malfeasance in office.

Adrian Slaughter was arrested Thursday, March 23 on 16 counts of payroll fraud and one count of malfeasance in office. Slaughter has bonded out of the Pointe Coupee Jail on a $25,000 bond.

Slaughter was suspended back in 2014 for a crash involving two other deputies where alcohol was present.

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