Sheriff Jason Ard from Livingston Parish explained a scary incident they had involving LPSO deputies and they LPSO helicopter.
They were assisting the St. Helena Parish Sheriff’s Office on an active case in Greensburg when upon take off, a malfunction caused the helicopter to roll. 3 people were on board at the time – 2 LPSO deputies & 1 St. Helena deputy. Those 3 are now at a local hospital to be examined for minor to moderate injuries. He said they are working with the FAA to determine the cause of the incident.