The following is a statement from Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter, regarding a vehicle accident Youngsville Council Member Kayla Menard-Reaux was involved in on November 12, 2022 in Sugar Mill Pond in Youngsville. The story was published by The Advocate on March 26, 2023. The Advocate’s original story
“I condemn the unprofessional comments and behavior displayed by Ms. Reaux during her November automobile accident and during the incidents that followed,” Ritter said in a Wednesday statement. “While uncharacteristic of her usual behavior, there is an expectation that those elected to serve are held to a higher standard. Officers should always be treated with respect and dignity, and as community leaders we must set that example.” Read Ritter’s full statement in The Advocate.
Youngsville Police Chief Rick Boudreaux’s Statement, who is also a subject in The Advocate’s story