Historical marker stolen from Pointe Coupee Parish

Historical marker stolen from Pointe Coupee Parish
Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a sign marking the birthplace of legendary that was stolen from Lettsworth, La. on May 11, 2019. (Source: Pointe Coupee Parish Office of Tourism)

LETTSWORTH, La. (WAFB) - An historical marker has been stolen from Lettsworth, the Pointe Coupee Parish Office of Tourism reports.

Buddy Guy birthplace marker missing

The marker, honoring Buddy Guy, a famous musician from Lettsworth, was reportedly taken after a car went off the road and knocked it down on Saturday, May 11. The market was broken and knocked off its cement post. It was reportedly seen on the ground the day of the accident.

The office says the marker is now missing and a full police report was made. Anyone with information should call 225-638-3998. Callers can remain anonymous if they wish.

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