Gibsland mayor booked into Bienville Parish jail on 5 counts

By Nancy Cook |, Marquel Sennet |

Published 12/23 2013 02:44PM

Updated 01/16 2014 02:21PM

The mayor of Gibsland today turned himself in today, after learning of warrants charging him on five counts of malfeasance in office.

Mayor Odell Key's arrest came after a year-and-a-half of investigations by multiple agencies that included the Bienville Parish Sheriff's office, the Louisiana Legislative Auditor and the Louisiana Attorney General's office.    

Key's bond was set at $50,000 and he bonded out following the booking process

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