Deputies ambushed; first charges filed on 7

Published 9:33 pm Friday, August 17, 2012

With emotion clearly stamped on his face, St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre talks to reporters Thursday morning at a press conference held in the parking lot where the deadly chain of events began. Behind him are (left to right) Jeff Wiley with the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association, St. Charles Sheriff Greg Champagne (obscured), St. James Sheriff Willy Martin and St. John Parish District Attorney Tom Daley. (Staff photo by Robin Shannon)