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  • Murder victim's son wants "death penalty" for accused killers

    May 27, 2015 5:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Tahereh Ghassemi's son is calling for swift justice for the four men accused of killing his mom. "The death penalty is the only thing they deserve," Hamed Ghassemi said. Hamed Ghassemi lifted his silence today for the first time since his father's arrest. Hamid Ghassemi is... more »
  • Ascension Parish animal rescue group threatens to sue parish check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 26, 2015 6:35 PM

    SORRENTO - The animal rescue group, Companion Animal Rescue of Ascension, said it might sue Ascension Parish leaders after workers were locked out of the parish animal shelter last week. Last week, workers were turned away as they tried to rescue two Chihuahuas. Tonight, the organization is worried animals... more »
  • KaBOOM! to build new playground in Baton Rouge check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 26, 2015 10:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE- KaBOOM! Is looking for volunteers to help them build a new playground at the Jewel J. Newman Community Center. The new playground will be fully assembled from scratch in less than eight hours with the help of several community members, local residents, and playground organizers. A kick-off... more »
  • Rockets hold off Warriors

    May 26, 2015 9:54 AM

    HOUSTON- James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points and the Rockets avoided a four-game sweep in the Western Conference finals by downing the Golden State Warriors 128-115. Harden contributed 17 points in the fourth quarter to help Houston avoid a late collapse and extend the series to a fifth... more »
  • Memorial Day weekend travel Play Video

    May 21, 2015 8:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Memorial Day is right around the corner and law enforcement officials are putting extra patrolmen on the roads and highways to deal with the holiday traffic. Memorial Day weekend always puts an excess of cars on the road. This year it comes at the same time as... more »
  • David Letterman signs off

    May 21, 2015 4:36 AM

    NEW YORK- David Letterman has signed off as host of NBC's "Late Show." He was ushered into retirement Wednesday night by four presidents and a long list of celebrities. Letterman said goodbye after 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts of his late-night shows on CBS and NBC. The final "Late Show"... more »
  • State owed nearly $1 billion in unpaid OMV fines check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 20, 2015 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Office of Motor Vehicles is owed $1 billion dollars in unpaid fines, according to preliminary numbers obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit. Numbers the Investigative Unit obtained show at least $860 million is owed. A 2015 inflation calculator shows that much money could rebuild the Louisiana... more »
  • Court records show murder suspect snitched on others check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 18, 2015 6:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Court records obtained by the Investigative Unit show it was Tyler Ashpaugh who pointed the finger at three other men in a murder-for-hire case, leading to all of their arrests over the weekend. Taherah Ghassemi went missing in April. Her car was found burned out near North... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Girls on the Run check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 8, 2015 9:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Girls on the Run is an organization that inspires young women to overcome obstacles, define themselves, and change the world. The group has over one million members nationwide. This morning on Breakfast with 2une In, News 2's Rebecca Buchanan met up with some members of girls on the... more »
  • Yard Makeover: Louisiana Nursery check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 7, 2015 9:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The Couvillion family's yard is about to get some makeover magic. This morning, Mitch Mayes from the Louisiana Nursery stopped by to tell us what type of plants the Couvillions might be seeing in their new yard during the big reveal, May 20th. We're less than three... more »
  • Chef of the Month: Caliente Mexican Craving's Adobo Chicken Tacos check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 6, 2015 9:03 AM

    BATON ROUGE- During the month of May, our chef of the month is from Caliente Mexican Craving. This morning, Raul Arenas and Jessica Barraza kicked off their month-long stint in the kitchen by showing us how to make some delicious Adobo Chicken Tacos. Ingredients: 2 lbs. chicken breast 5... more »
  • Yard Makeover: School of Landscape Architecture check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 30, 2015 10:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE- We're three weeks way from revealing the big winner of the WBRZ $20,000 Yard Makeover Contest. This morning, Evan Peterson and Blair Lejeune, from LSU's Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture, stopped by 2une In to give us some more details on the makeover process. more »
  • Man sentenced for dumping hazardous waste into BR water system check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 29, 2015 6:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man in Baton Rouge who illegally dumped six million gallons of hazardous waste over a three-year period will not do any jail time. Roger Dies faced a lengthier sentence for his actions but was given two years federal probation instead. He also must pay hefty fines.... more »
  • Parish employee suspended for taking equipment home check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 28, 2015 6:31 PM

    NEW ROADS - The Director of the Recreation Department for Pointe Coupee Parish was suspended for three days without pay after he took parish equipment home. According to an email obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit, Sal Genusa was suspended over a box grader found at his home after... more »
  • The Pledge of Allegiance: The Dunham School check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 24, 2015 9:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Today's Pledge of Allegiance comes from the 2nd grade at The Dunham School. Be sure to watch The Daily Pledge every weekday on 2une In at 5:58 a.m. to see if your child's school is featured. more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Dancing for Big Buddy check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 24, 2015 9:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE- This weekend hundreds of people will fill up LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center to see local stars strut their stuff at Dancing for Big Buddy. The community stars will dance for charity to provide help and hope for at risk children in the Baton Rouge area. News... more »
  • Fire union president accused of violating probation check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 23, 2015 6:21 PM

    GONZALES- Shane Spillman, the President of the Baton Rouge Fire Union, appeared in a Gonzales courtroom Thursday after his probation officer filed paperwork to have his probation revoked. Spillman was arrested for a second offense DWI last year. When he was picked up, the Investigative Unit discovered he had... more »
  • Murder suspect apprehended after failing to show up for trial check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 21, 2015 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A suspected murderer was picked up in St. Tammany Parish Tuesday after skipping out on court this week. Tressie Newberry is accused of principle to second degree murder. Her son, Mason Chiapuzio, is the accused triggerman in the case. Newberry's trial was set to start... more »
  • Missing woman's son makes emotional plea for her safe return check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 15, 2015 5:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The son of a missing woman fought back tears Wednesday, as he made an emotional plea for his mother's safe return. Tahereh Ghassemi was last seen on Saturday. One day later, her blue Jaguar was found burned out off Monterrey near Choctaw. "This is a first,"... more »
  • Naked man escapes armed robbery at motel check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 14, 2015 4:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A naked man ran from a motel room off Siegen Lane desperately trying to get help after two armed intruders stormed it. It happened at the Motel 6 off Siegen Lane recently. According to court documents, the victim was having sex with a woman for... more »
  • Mayor Kip Holden claims Ethics Commission out to get him Play Video

    April 7, 2015 5:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Mayor-President of Baton Rouge claimed victory today against the Ethics Commission after he opened up a check from the IRS. The Ethics Commission claims Mayor Kip Holden owes the state $2,500 in fines for a problem with a financial disclosure report back in 2008. Holden believes... more »
  • WBR deputy accused of assaulting EBR deputy check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 6, 2015 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputy found herself on the other side of the law over the weekend, when she was arrested accused of battery on a police officer and criminal trespassing. Mandy Miller works in the Traffic Division of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's... more »
  • Ourso defeats Amoroso by 72 votes

    March 28, 2015 9:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Voters in East Baton Rouge Parish elected Darrell Ourso to represent them in the State House of Representatives for District 66. The former Metro Councilman defeated Current Metro Councilman Buddy Amoroso by 72 votes. With all 29 precincts reporting, the Secretary of State's Office shows Ourso... more »
  • New details suggest U.S. Marshal's murder could have been prevented check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 17, 2015 5:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE- New details obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit reveal federal authorities were alerted about a convict violating his probation last year, but did nothing. That inaction tonight raises questions whether Jamie Croom would have killed three people if he was instead issued a parole hold while locked... more »
  • Exclusive: Convicted killer goes to jail after house arrest violation check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 16, 2015 5:31 PM

    GONZALES- A convicted killer was sent to jail for 60 days, one hour after his attorney pleaded for a judge not to send him to prison for violating conditions of his house arrest. Stanley White was visibly shaken when Judge Jessie LeBlanc issued her ruling. He held his head... more »
  • Court records reveal inaction by feds before U.S. Marshal's murder

    March 12, 2015 5:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Court documents obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit are beginning to outline a timeline of what action the feds took when Jamie Croom violated his federal probation last year. This week, authorities said Croom killed U.S. Marshal Josie Wells in a shootout at an East Baton... more »
  • Killer's checkered past shows oversight by feds check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 11, 2015 5:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Serious questions are being raised about why a convict who was arrested for more violent crimes managed to roam free while he was under the watch of the feds on probation. According to investigators, Jamie Croom killed U.S. Deputy Marshal Josie Wells Tuesday as Wells tried to... more »
  • Two drivers run over man, leave him for dead

    March 8, 2015 10:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Investigators are trying to find two drivers who hit a man on Highland Road and left him for dead. The hit and run happened in the 1600 block of Highland Road just after 8pm. That's between the new bridge and the north gates of LSU. Haley... more »
  • Five BRPD officers on leave after shooting Play Video

    March 3, 2015 3:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Five Baton Rouge Police Officers are on paid administrative leave following a shooting that happened shortly before midnight. Investigators say two men were in the area between Choctaw and Chippewa when a DPS officer tried to pull them over for having a burned-out headlight. The car did... more »
  • Miscommunication blamed on costly DPW mistake check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 26, 2015 4:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Director of the Department of Public Works blames a miscommunication for a costly mistake that will fall on the backs of taxpayers. Speed humps were installed recently on Inniswold Road off Bluebonnet Boulevard and Jefferson Highway. The humps were installed too high, and had to... more »
  • High profile prisoner escape plan thwarted check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 25, 2015 5:18 PM

    ST. GABRIEL - Prison leaders at Elayn Hunt Correctional Center foiled a plan that a high profile prisoner was concocting to escape. It happened after another inmate told prison guards about the plan, according to sources. Terry Smith is one of seven inmates locked up, accused in one of... more »
  • Convicted killer appears in court for house arrest violation check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 24, 2015 5:48 PM

    GONZALES- A convicted killer who violated conditions of his house arrest, appeared in a Gonzales courtroom Tuesday for a probation revocation hearing. Judge Jessie Leblanc asked the Attorney General's Office to come up with a list of possible sanctions for Stanley White for disobeying her orders. White was filmed... more »
  • Procedures changed in Baker following WBRZ report Play Video

    February 19, 2015 5:32 PM

    BAKER - Procedures are being changed in the City of Baker following a WBRZ report Monday. Effective immediately, all hourly employees will be forced to use the city's "fingerprint" time clock system to track their hours. All of this came to light after the Investigative Unit captured the Baker... more »
  • Questions raised over judge's actions Play Video

    February 16, 2015 4:04 PM

    BAKER - A group of residents in Baker claim they are being intimidated by a City Court judge. The group claimed Judge Kirk Williams is doing so because his wife, Shona Boxie Williams, is a school board member who is the group's target for a recall petition. They said... more »
  • Victim speaks out after former LSU football player shoots her check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 4, 2015 4:35 PM

    PORT ALLEN- The woman who was shot in the head by a former LSU Football player, spoke out for the first time since the shooting in September of 2011. Former tight end Demetri Robinson was convicted of attempted murder for shooting Tanesha Duncan in the head. He also fired... more »
  • Voter fraud hearing postponed after seizure

    February 4, 2015 4:25 PM

    PORT ALLEN - The man investigators wanted to question today about allegations of voter fraud suffered an apparent seizure before his court hearing and was taken to a hospital. This is the second time the hearing has been postponed. Larry Profit was supposed to take the stand today so... more »
  • Family claims miscommunication led to dog's death check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 3, 2015 4:53 PM

    ZACHARY- A family claims a miscommunication led to their beloved pet's death last week. Bella, a three year old American Bulldog was euthanized by the Companion Animal Alliance. Stephen Tidwell says the dog nipped at a neighbor in Zachary and was picked up by Animal Control. It happened after... more »
  • Scathing audit shows problems at Maringouin PD check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 2, 2015 5:41 PM

    MARINGOUIN - A scathing audit released by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor found major problems within the Maringouin Police Department. Former Chief John Simien is accused of violating the law, according to the audit. It found Simien billed taxpayers for hotel stays after his conferences were over, received nearly $31,000... more »
  • Chief out, 7 firefighters quit in Maringouin check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 28, 2015 4:33 PM

    MARINGOUIN - The longtime chief of the Maringouin Fire Department is out of a job tonight, and seven other firefighters quit after finding out he was gone. New Mayor Demi Vorise made the decision not to reappoint Michael Gaudet as the Fire Chief of the town. Gaudet was the... more »
  • New information revealed in Ethel double murder check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 27, 2015 5:31 PM

    ETHEL- Federal agents have joined the investigation looking for two suspects accused in a double murder last April in Ethel. U.S. Marshals are looking for Armando Diaz and Dulce Funez, who were here illegally. Detectives could not find proper citizenship paperwork on either of them. Connie and Eddie... more »
  • EBR School worker accused of stealing electronics check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 26, 2015 5:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A former EBR School employee was arrested accused of stealing nearly $9,500 worth of iPads, projectors and other electronics from Northdale Superintendent's Academy. The theft was discovered as the EBR School System conducted a routine inventory of items. The principal at the school contacted authorities once... more »
  • Family runs into daughter's killer at restaurant check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 22, 2015 4:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The grieving family of a two-month-old baby said they were in disbelief when they stared down their daughter's killer at a local restaurant over the weekend. Stanley White managed to roam free for nearly 20 years due to a paperwork mistake. White was convicted in the... more »
  • Louisiana Digital Media Archive chronicles state history

    January 20, 2015 11:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LPB and the Secretary of State's Office officially launched a new project squarely aimed at giving the general public an intimate look at Louisiana history through archived video of historic state events, places and cultures. The newly launched Louisiana Digital Media Archive is the culmination of... more »
  • Supreme Court to announce church, sex abuse decision Tuesday check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 19, 2015 6:32 PM

    WASHINGTON D.C.- The nation's highest court is expected to render a decision Tuesday on whether it will hear a local sex abuse lawsuit involving the Diocese of Baton Rouge and a local woman. The story, which first appeared on WBRZ broadcasts and WBRZ.com in July , had people talking.... more »
  • Mark Armstrong - Multimedia Reporter

    January 13, 2015 12:28 PM

    Mark Armstrong is a multi-media journalist for News 2 Louisiana. He joined the team in January of 2015. Mark conducts interviews, as well as shoots and edits his own video. He also supplies images of breaking news for the website and generates fresh story ideas daily. Before coming to WBRZ,... more »
  • City employees among those delinquent on sewer fees check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 12, 2015 5:17 PM

    ST. GABRIEL - City employees in St. Gabriel are among nearly 25 percent of residents who are not paying their sewer fees. Today, WBRZ learned 13 current and former employees are on a delinquent list of those who haven't paid up. "They are on a payment plan, and... more »
  • Charges not ruled out for driver who hit 12-year old check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 8, 2015 4:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators have not ruled out possible charges for the driver who hit a 12-year-old boy walking to a school bus stop Wednesday morning. The child is currently in the hospital fighting for his life. The wreck happened on Evangeline Street near North Foster. Neighbors who live... more »
  • Mayor crawfishes on longtime employee's termination check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 6, 2015 3:59 PM

    WHITE CASTLE- The Mayor in the Town of White Castle admits an error was made when he hastily terminated the town's clerk on New Year's Eve. It comes in the middle of an investigation by the WBRZ Investigative Unit. Mayor Gerald Jermarr Williams fired Stacey Adler last week. Adler... more »
  • Mayor may have violated law firing longtime employee check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 5, 2015 4:35 PM

    WHITE CASTLE - The mayor in the town of White Castle may have violated the law firing an employee who has spent the last 24 years working for City Hall. The town is governed by the Lawrason Act, a set of guidelines that municipalities follow. There are strict procedures... more »
  • Frustration and emotions high after child found dead in hole check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 22, 2014 9:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities found the body of 4-year-old Jassiah Clark Monday evening in a water-filled hole on property adjacent to his home. Police said the body was found about 7:35 p.m. near where Clark lived with his family on the corner of Robertson and Greenwell Street. The hole was... more »
  • Mom makes emotional plea for son's safe return check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 22, 2014 4:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The mother of a missing four-year-old boy who vanished Saturday afternoon made an emotional plea to anyone who knows anything about her child's whereabouts. "This is not like him," Brittni Clark said. "He's clingy. He sticks to me and to wonder off and leave like that,... more »
  • School Board Member wants to extend Superintendent's contract

    December 16, 2014 5:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE- School board member Mary Lynch is proposing the school board discuss a possible extension of Superintendent Bernard Taylor's contract for another year. Lynch said she did not have all of the facts when she voted, and she should have abstained back in June. "It's unfinished business... more »
  • Officer posts bail after sexual battery arrest check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 15, 2014 4:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Department of Public Safety officer Michael Selders posted a $25,000 bail and got out of jail today, following an arrest on sexual battery and malfeasance charges. The arrest stems from a traffic stop over the weekend at the corner of Pride Port Hudson Road and Plank Road.... more »
  • Officer arrested, accused of touching woman during traffic stop

    December 14, 2014 3:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A Department of Public Safety Officer was arrested, accused of touching a woman inappropriately during a traffic stop. According to court records, 47-year-old Michael Dayne Selders pulled a woman over on Plank Road near Pride Port Hudson Road on December 14. At that time, the victim told... more »
  • Colorful balloon release honored teen killed in freak accident

    December 8, 2014 11:28 PM

    LIVONIA - A crowd of people showed up Monday night for a balloon launch to honor a teenager who died in a freak train accident over the weekend. Brandt Torres, 17, was killed when he was hit by a train nearly two years to the day of him surviving... more »
  • Exclusive: Teen witnessed friend killed by train check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 8, 2014 4:22 PM

    LIVONIA - Disturbing details are emerging about how a well-known teen nearly killed in a duck hunting accident two years ago was killed after a train hit him Sunday. Investigators with Union Pacific said a ladder at the front end of the train hooked on to 17-year old Brandt... more »
  • Teen who survived duck hunting accident, killed overnight

    December 7, 2014 4:53 PM

    LIVONIA- A Pointe Coupee Parish teen who stole the hearts of the community after he was shot during a duck hunting accident two years ago, died overnight after a train hit him. Investigators said around 1 a.m., Brandt Torres and his friends were putting coins down on the train... more »
  • Former parish attorney sues over public records

    December 4, 2014 4:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Former Parish Attorney Mary Roper faced five council members she's suing over public records Wednesday. Roper claims the city-parish and council have not honored her request to receive emails containing certain key words from council members along with emails she sent and received while she was... more »
  • Trial date set for man accused in cold case murder

    December 4, 2014 4:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A trial date was scheduled today for a man accused in the 1984 murder of Gary Kergan. Ronald Dunnagan appeared in court today, facing the family members who have long wondered what happened to Gary Kergan. Dunnagan was arrested a few months ago after being indicted... more »
  • Preliminary numbers show homicides down, cleared cases up check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 1, 2014 4:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Preliminary crime stats show the number of homicides for the first part of 2014 are down and the number of cleared cases is up. In 2013, there were 49 homicides with 26 of those were cleared. So far for 2014 (January to June), there have been 27... more »
  • State leaders call EPA regulations job killers check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 26, 2014 4:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE- State and local leaders are speaking out about proposed changes the Environmental Protection Agency made to air quality. Governor Bobby Jindal called the changes a job killer and said if the new regulations take effect, the impact would be far reaching on Louisiana. The changes would limit... more »
  • Family demands justice in cold case triple murder Play Video

    November 20, 2014 5:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Four years after the savage murders of three people inside a Scotlandville home, there are few clues that will lead police to a killer. The case has officially gone cold. Matthew Holliday, Jeraldine Holliday and their special needs daughter, Kaylar Holliday, were all shot to death... more »
  • Sheriff's captain demoted, suspended for impropriety check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 19, 2014 4:22 PM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE- A high ranking West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's captain was demoted and is currently suspended without pay for his actions after another deputy made a traffic stop. The stop happened on Oct. 29 around 1:30 a.m. Sources told the WBRZ Investigative Unit Taylor urged the deputy who stopped... more »
  • New Roads mayor defends purchases amid investigation check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 18, 2014 4:22 PM

    NEW ROADS - New Roads Mayor Robert Myer ended his silence Tuesday about purchases he made on the city's credit card. Myer admitted some purchases were for personal use, but claimed the city was reimbursed for every last penny. The mayor showed the Investigative Unit personal checks Tuesday which... more »
  • Police identify suspect in high school coach's death check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 18, 2014 9:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have identified a man they believe was involved in a shooting over the weekend that killed a West St. John High School coach. Kendrick Cloud, 25, is wanted in connection with the murder of Juan Joseph. Joseph, 27, was shot and killed outside of... more »
  • Family reacts after beloved coach's murder check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 17, 2014 5:39 PM

    GONZALES - The family of a football coach slain in Baton Rouge over the weekend wants his killer to come forward. "Search your heart and know the act that you did tore the whole community's heart," said Elizabeth Joseph, the victim's mother. "We are bleeding inside. We're lost. We... more »
  • Child undergoes brain surgery after knockout game check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 13, 2014 4:46 PM

    WHITE CASTLE- A child in White Castle is recovering after undergoing brain surgery following a blow to the head. His family says he was hit as another juvenile played the "knockout game." "I was walking to the concession stand," Kyle Wilson said. "I got hit in the head and... more »
  • Fetus removed from freezer after WBRZ report check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 10, 2014 4:27 PM

    LABADIEVILLE - Less than a week after a WBRZ Investigative Unit broke a story about a fetus being held in a freezer for the past six years, it was removed late this evening and shipped to a funeral home. It happened after Judge Guy Holdridge signed a court order... more »
  • Investigative Unit Exclusive: Family of frozen fetus demands answers

    November 9, 2014 8:04 PM

    LABADIEVILLE- The family of a fetus jammed in a cooler for the past six years is demanding answers over why it is still in a freezer tonight. The WBRZ Investigative Unit uncovered a fetus is being stored in a freezer at the Labadieville substation in Assumption Parish. Our report... more »
  • Landrieu faces tough fight in runoff check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 5, 2014 4:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Political analysts who lean to the right and the left believe Mary Landrieu needs to change her strategy in order for her to have a chance in the December runoff. Tuesday night, Congressman Bill Cassidy fell right behind Landrieu, who is fighting for another term in office.... more »
  • Teen arrested after kid receives skull fracture check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 3, 2014 4:09 PM

    BRUSLY - The mother of a 12-year-old who received a skull fracture on a school bus is demanding answers from the West Baton Rouge Parish School System and the company that runs the bus system. The 15-year-old accused in the attack was arrested by the West Baton Rouge Parish... more »
  • Investigative Unit: Fetus stored in freezer for 6 years check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 3, 2014 11:55 AM

    LABADIEVILLE - The WBRZ Investigative Unit uncovered disturbing details about a 16-week-old fetus that has been jammed in a freezer for the past six years in Assumption Parish. Tonight, the newly elected First Circuit Court of Appeals Judge is under fire over the case. Judge Guy Holdridge presided... more »
  • Victim shot multiple times in Baton Rouge

    November 2, 2014 6:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A shooting late this afternoon sent one victim to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. Investigators responded to the 3400 block of Aliquippa Street shortly before 5pm. That's between Plank Road and I-110. Baton Rouge Police said the victim was 32 years old and was shot... more »
  • Judge calls records public, but sides with New Roads Mayor check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 28, 2014 5:45 PM

    NEW ROADS - A judge tossed out a public records lawsuit Tuesday against New Roads Mayor Robert Myer. A resident in New Roads sued after she filed a records request to get Mayor Robert Myer's credit card invoices. The invoices total nearly $155,000 over the past three years, and... more »

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