Former St. Bernard Parish President Junior Rodriguez has died

Former St. Bernard Parish President Junior Rodriguez has died

ST. BERNARD PARISH, LA (WVUE) - A former St. Bernard Parish President has died, according to Parish President Guy McInnis.

McInnis confirmed that Junior Rodriguez died at his home in Verret.

Rodriguez served as leader of the parish during Hurricane Katrina.

McInnis issued the following statement following Rodriguez's passing:

Today, St. Bernard Parish collectively mourns the loss of Former Parish President Henry "Junior" Rodriguez.   Parish President Guy McInnis has ordered all parish flags to be flown at half-staff.

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