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SJA thrift store donates to Sheriff’s Office body armor fund

LAPLACE — St. John Parish Sheriff Mike Tregre was happy to accept a $500 check this week for the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office Body Armor Fund from the St. Joan of Arc Thrift Store.

Tregre said the SJSO appreciates all donations, which will be used to have all officers protected.

The cost of a vest is about $500.

Those interested in making a donation to the Body Armor Fund can call 985-652-9513.