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St. Charles Parish to host blood drive for injured Baton Rouge officers

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St. Charles Parish officials will host a blood drive to assist the officers wounded in Sunday's ambush in Baton Rouge.

"It's important that we do our part to help the police officer's injured in Sunday's events," said Parish President Larry Cochran. "We are asking that parish employees and residents come and donate blood to help these gentlemen."

The blood drive is scheduled for Wednesday, July 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse at 15045 River Road in Hahnville.

Anyone interested in donating is asked to schedule an appointment by calling (985) 783-5000.

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