A young boy shot through the neck early this morning (July 26) is in stable condition in an Alexandria pediatric intensive care unit, Simmesport Assistant Chief Mike Scheidler said.
Blake Chatelain grew up on a farm outside of Bunkie. He became an influential banker and civic leader in Alexandria, where he is president of Red River Bank.
Maintaining a safe environment in the schools is a major responsibility of the Avoyelles School Board.
An Alexandria woman was arrested in Bunkie Tuesday (July 23) and charged with the 2nd degree murder of her 5-year-old daughter.