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Sabine Parish Man Arrested for Spreading STD

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A man in Sabine Parish has been arrested for spreading a deadly virus. 

Officers say he spread HIV to four people and that has landed him behind bars. 

Investigators say 27-year-old Patrick Turner intentionally exposed at least four people to the AIDS virus and their investigation is still ongoing to find out if Turner gave it to more people.  

In Louisiana, exposing someone to the AIDS virus without their consent could put a suspect behind bars for up to ten years and force them to pay a $5000 fine.

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