Mayor says electricity was not cut off by town

In the July 18 edition of the North Tangi News, a story published where Josh James Ross was arrested for burglary of a building. The building is located on Highway 51 South and is owned by the Town of Amite City. Since then, The Baton Rouge Advocate and the Hammond Daily Star have run with the story.

In several of the stories it was quoted that Chief of Police Jerry Trabona said that the town had disconnected the electricity therefore the security system was not working.

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