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40th Arrest for Alexandria Man

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ALEXANDRIA, La.--An Alexandria man is in jail, waiting for trial on his 40th booking as part of "Project 50."

Rapides Parish deputies say they approached a parked vehicle that was sitting in the middle of Harris Street.

Deputies say they noticed 26-year-old Travis Dorell Jackson sitting in the back seat with what they believed was a marijuana cigarette stuck above his right ear.

Jackson was arrested and is currently in the Rapides Parish Jail being held until trial on his 40th booking as a project 50 case.

He's charged with Possession of Marijuana and Contempt of Court Warrant.

"Project 50" is a program where law enforcement takes the top 50 most wanted criminals and get them off the street and behind bars.

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