UPDATE: Youngsville Police Chief Injured In Motorcycle Crash
UPDATE: 3/4/2019, 7:00 AM
Chief Rickey Boudreaux has chimed in on Facebook, explaining the incident, apologizing for the inconveniences he caused and promising to be back on the beat shortly:
Chief Boudreaux's Facebook update explains how the crash happened and offers apologies for missing the Church Point parade:
I was attempting to go help a fellow law enforcement agency in church point for their Mardi Gras celebration. The roads were slippery and I lost control of the bike.
I want to apologize to the citizens and police officers for my absence!!! ...
I will return to work shortly after a few fixes !!
ORIGINAL STORY: Sunday, March 3, 2019
According to KATC TV3, Youngsville Police Chief Rickey Boudreaux was injured in a motorcycle crash today.
Gary Davis posted a plea for prayers to Boudreaux's Facebook page.
The story mentions that Chief Boudreaux's back is fractured and that surgery is scheduled for next week.