Sheriff Mark Garber released the following statement in regards to Deputy Menard's retirement:
We thank Deputy Menard for his service. He has done an outstanding job for the public throughout his career. Your service has been very valuable, and we are looking for more people like him serving.
Menard says he plans to enjoy his retirement with family and friends as he continues camping and Cajun dancing.
From everyone in Acadiana, congratulations on your retirement Deputy Menard.