Blood drive planned after Baton Rouge shootings

Published 12:06 am Saturday, July 23, 2016

HAHNVILLE — St. Charles Parish is hosting a blood drive to replenish the supply for the injured officers in the Baton Rouge shooting from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse, 15045 River Road in Hahnville.

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran said it is important neighboring community members help the injured police officers.

“We are asking that parish employees and residents come and donate blood to help these gentleman,” he said.

Those interested in donating are asked to call 985-783-5000 to schedule an appointment.