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Lawmaker to propose way to fund State Police patrols in N.O.

State Rep. Helena Moreno says the city's portion of unused lottery money could pay for state trooper patrols. (Source: la.gov) State Rep. Helena Moreno says the city's portion of unused lottery money could pay for state trooper patrols. (Source: la.gov)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

A state lawmaker has proposed a way to pay for an enhanced State Police presence in New Orleans.

State Rep. Helena Moreno says that the city's portion of unused lottery money – estimated to be about $3 million yearly – could pay for state trooper patrols.

Rob Masson will have more on this proposal coming up on FOX 8 News at 9 p.m.

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