Videos: Warden sees elderly man struggling to mow grass, volunteers to help

Captain Cortrell Davis finished cutting the man’s entire yard

By C1 Staff

LAFOURCHE PARISH, La. —  Videos of a warden mowing a man’s lawn have gone viral after the sheriff’s department shared them on Facebook. 

Captain Cortrell Davis was on his way home from work when he noticed an elderly man struggling to cut his grass, the department wrote on Facebook. 

“Captain Davis, who is the Warden at the Lafourche Parish Detention Center, said his heart sank when he saw this, and he just had to see if he could help,” the post read. 

Larry Johnson happily welcomed Davis’ help. Davis took over and finished mowing Johnson’s entire yard.


On his way home Wednesday evening, Captain Cortrell Davis passed an elderly man struggling to cut thick grass with a...

Posted by Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office on Thursday, July 27, 2017


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