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Door to Door Peddlers - Wednesday, June 28, 2017

 

DATE:            WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 2017
TO:                  ALL MEDIA OUTLETS
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      DOOR TO DOOR PEDDLERS

 

Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that the parish is experiencing an influx of door to door salesman also referred to as peddlers.

Do not assume that a person knocking on your door wearing a suit or nice attire and carrying a briefcase cannot harm you.  Be sure of who you are opening your door to and their purpose.

Peddlers are required to have a license in the parish they are working in. 

If you have any concerns, don’t open your door.  Get a good description of the individual and call the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 369-2912.

           

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.