The Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office is under scrutiny as allegations of nepotism, missing money and inmate abuse have surfaced.
KTBS Channel 3 is reporting the Louisiana State Board of Ethics sent letters to Chief Deputy Bobby Igo Jr. and Bayou Dorcheat Correctional Center Warden John Lewis notifying them of the board’s intent to investigate allegations of nepotism.
Both have sons working within the sheriff’s office.
Sheriff Gary Sexton reportedly told the KTBS the nepotism law only applies to him, not those working under him.
It is reported the ethics board will be looking into other allegations of money missing from
the sale of