Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand retiring; will become host at WWL Radio
GRETNA – The Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand announced that he is retiring on Tuesday during a news conference.
Normand’s retirement is effective August 31.
According to WWL, Chief Deputy Joe Lopinto will be sworn in as sheriff. Normand will take over for Garland Robinette as a talk show host on WWL Radio. His first day on air will be September 11.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.