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Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Assumption Parish Youth Detention Center in Napoleanville opened on June 28, 2013, the brainstorm of Sheriff Mike Waguespack. With the Assumption Parish Youth Detention Center in Napoleonville set to close Tuesday , the search continues by the more than 20 agencies that used the center to find new housing for young offenders ages 10 to 16. One sheriff, Ascension Parish's Jeff Wiley, also has begun exploring with other area officials the possibility of another, smaller facility in the future to house juveniles.

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