Ware Youth Center supervisor charged with fraud


A shift supervisor at Ware Youth Center in Coushatta has been arrested and charged after he allegedly was paid for hours that were fraudulently reported according to a La. Legislative Audit issued in September.

According to the audit, the program manager caught Roosevelt Rodney of Bossier City after he allegedly fraudulently reported the hours on his time sheet in the amount of $12,210 for the period from April to December 2019.

The Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the charge. Rodney was released on bond and is awaiting a court hearing.